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Get LGBT recommendations for lawyers, attorneys, wedding officiants, financial advisors and wealth management planners in upstate New York.

9 Jul, 2013

Custom FX

July 9th, 2013|Categories: Entertainment & Creative, Legal|

Custom FX offers Custom Adoption Profile packages designed to reflect each individual adopting family. With over 20 years in graphic design for marketing and advertising, we're pleased to offer services to prospective parents. A professionally created adoption profile gives loving couples the opportunity to make a positive and lasting impression on the birthmother, giving her [...]

30 May, 2013

Reverend Judith Johnson, PhD

May 30th, 2013|Categories: Legal, Spiritual|

Performing weddings is one of my favorite ways to minister, for it keeps me constantly in touch with the remarkable power of love in our lives. I believe that there is nothing more important in our lives than loving each other. As an interfaith minister, I minister to all regardless of race, creed, color, situation, [...]

16 May, 2013

Hudson Valley Federal Credit Union

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Legal, Lifestyle & Home|

HVFCU provides a complete line of financial products and services to individuals and businesses in Dutchess, Ulster, Orange and Putnam Counties. With more than 20 branches, a nationwide ATM network, free Internet Banking, and Bill Pay, as well as a free Mobile App, HVFCU offers the convenience you expect in today’s busy world with the [...]

2 Apr, 2013

Third Eye Associates, Ltd

April 2nd, 2013|Categories: Legal, LGBT|

Third Eye Associates, Ltd. is a registered investment adviser, providing Financial Life Planning, Financial Transition Planning, and wealth management to help our clients live a fulfilled life. We believe that people have the ability to create the life they want. Our mission is for our clients to experience clarity, confidence and ease with their life [...]

13 Mar, 2013

Law Offices of Toria L. Dixon, P.C.

March 13th, 2013|Categories: Legal|

Ms. Dixon is a former I.N.S. Trial Attorney that represents clients in deportation/removal proceedings, including asylum claims based on sexual orientation. The practice also represents transgender clients that are married to U.S. citizens in their green card petitions. Also represent clients in divorce and custody.  

23 Feb, 2013

Rev. Jude Smith

February 23rd, 2013|Categories: Legal, Spiritual|Tags: , |

When asked if I perform same-sex marriages, my answer is that I perform marriages. Period. Love is love. I embrace all spiritual paths and am well-matched to those who consider themselves spiritual but not religious. I offer hand-crafted ceremonies co-created with couples and simple civil ceremonies. Destination weddings are a specialty and I easily and [...]

1 Feb, 2013

Law Offices of Marvin and Marvin, PLLC

February 1st, 2013|Categories: Legal, Local Services|Tags: , , , , , |

Marvin and Marvin is a family owned, gay friendly business that has been providing legal services to the Hudson Valley for over sixty years. The firm has offices in Pawling, Rhinebeck and Red Hook and also handles cases in New York City and Connecticut. We have lawyers who specialize in Real Estate, Landlord/Tenant, Elder Law, [...]

29 Sep, 2012

Law Offices of James L. Hyer

September 29th, 2012|Categories: Legal|Tags: , , , |

The Law Offices of James L. Hyer is an LGBT-owned law firm in the city of New York and the Hudson Valley. We serve our clients in the areas of child custody and visitation, child support, divorce law, personal injury, commercial litigation, real estate transactions, personal injury, criminal defense and LGBT legal issues, wills and [...]

13 Aug, 2012

MH Mediation: Mid-Hudson Divorce & Family Mediation Center

August 13th, 2012|Categories: Health, Legal, Local Services|Tags: |

Consider MH Mediation for LGBT Pre-Nups. The absolute best way to do the pre-planning, and prenuptial discussions and agreement is by Mediation. Why? Because Mediation is calm, balanced and non-adversarial. When tension is not part of the equation, constructive decision-making takes place. Far from encouraging divorce, a well considered prenuptial agreement encourages a lasting relationship. [...]