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Stephanie speaking at Memorial Hospital Pembroke- April 16th, National Healthcare Decisions Day

National Healthcare Decisions Day with Thoughts from Nadine Smith, Executive Director, Equality Florida

National Healthcare Decisions Day Affects Everyone Including the LGBT Community Last night I had the pleasure of listening to and speaking with Nadine Smith the CEO of Equality Florida at the Sunshine Cathedral in Fort Lauderdale in observance of National Healthcare Decisions Day. Nadine is an inspiring and motivating advocate for all people. She helped…

Deadline Approaching for Gay Married Retired Military to Enroll In Survivor Benefit Plan

Retired and active military are entitled to designate their surviving spouse to receive the pension upon the veteran’s death.  This is called the ‘survivor benefit plan.’ This benefit plan provides up to 55% of the veteran’s pension and helps many widows and widowers avoid financial hardship.  As a result of the United States Supreme Court’s…

Stephanie Schneider, Esq. with Robert Boo, CEO Pride Center, Wilton Manors, Fl & Co-presenter James Senior, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones

June is Gay Pride Month

On Thursday June 6, 2013 I presented at The Pride Center in Wilton Manors for National Gay Pride Month.  I spoke about important legal developments for the LGBT community.  In case you were not able to attend here’s a recap: February 2013  The Department of Defense issues a memo stating that military departments will now…