Come Out to Support the Down Syndrome Association of Central NJ!

The Down Syndrome Association of Central New Jersey is a non-profit organization, dedicated to providing support, education, opportunity and enrichment to persons with Down Syndrome and their families. We are a point of contact for information and support for families who have received the diagnosis either during pregnancy or after birth of their child. In addition, we educate our community at large about Down Read More

4 Diverse Life Challenges Inherent in Raising a Special Needs Child

Raising a special needs child is both challenging and rewarding, arduous and beautiful, and it is a labor of love in nearly every sense. But trust the testimony of those who have firsthand experience raising a special needs child—the love and fulfillment far outweigh the difficulties and struggles. Nonetheless, raising a special needs child inherently means you will have to anticipate and deal with unique and Read More

Matus Law Group Helps Couple Close on Home

The Matus Law Group recently helped another family close on their home. Check out a photo of the happy couple below! Read More

Financial Planning for Special Needs Parents 101, Part II

Today we will continue with our two-part blog on basic financial planning for parents of special needs children, which is part of a larger series meant to serve as a basic introduction to estate planning for special needs parents. In our last blog we introduced you to common terms and concepts associated with special needs financial planning. Today, we will cover a wide range of frequently asked questions that Read More

Christine Matus Appears on Law in Action

Click below to listen to a recent appearance by Christine Matus on Law in Action where she discusses her book and special needs planning. Read More

Financial Planning for Special Needs Parents 101, Part I

Whatever the nature of your child’s disability, one of the most important things you can do to ensure that you will always be able to provide for their needs is establish a comprehensive and meticulous financial plan. However, special needs financial planning can be incredibly complex, challenging, and discouraging if you don’t have proper guidance or a basic knowledge of the extensive nomenclature and concepts Read More

Christine Matus Talks Trusts on Money with Monahan

Click below to listen to Christine's recent appearance on Money with Monahan as she talks trusts. Read More

Christine Matus Headlines Event

Mark your calendars for Wednesday November 11th! Christine Matus will be a guest speaker on Estate Planning and Asset Prevention Strategies. See the flyer below for more details.   Read More

Christine Matus Appears on Money with Monahan

Christine Matus recently appeared on Money with Monahan on WOBM 1160AM to discuss estate planning. Click below to listen! Read More

Basic Estate Planning for Parents with a Special Needs Child

Whether a doctor recently diagnosed your young child with autism or Asperger's; or your baby endured a traumatic brain injury or another medical or developmental crisis, you’re feeling confused, scared and overwhelmed. You love your child dearly, and you want to provide compassionate, strategic care. But you also don’t know where to start or how to get a grip on what the future might hold. Every parent faces a Read More