Avoid Estate Property Battles with Beneficiary Deeds

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The last thing that you want or need when a loved one passes is to have a family at each other’s throats over material items. This scenario can be avoided with the aid of a legal professional and the proper drafting of a beneficiary deed. Beneficiary deeds are an important part of ensuring that your […]

What is a Conservatorship

You need to know all of your options when your loved one approaches the end of their life or is left mentally incapacitated. You will want to make sure you’ve done your research ahead of time so that you’re not blindsided by some unfortunate issues that can arise as your loved ones age. Read on […]

Understanding Different Stages of Probate Court

Probate court can be a long and arduous process. It’s important to understand this process so that when you find yourself dealing with it, you have knowledge on your side. It’s also essential to know some of the snags that may arise so you can hopefully avoid them yourself.  What Are the Different Stages of […]

Biggest Estate Planning Mistakes that Lead to Probate Court

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Planning a will can be a tricky thing to do. There are many ways that the process can seem straightforward, but issues may arise later on. Take the time to make sure that your will is as clear as possible, so you don’t end up with issues down the line. Let’s look at some of […]

How Do I Know If My Will is Legally Binding?

Wills are made to ensure that your property is distributed according to your wishes after you have passed or become incapacitated by any means. In your will, you will also appoint a manager to take care of the distribution of your property. This ensures safety until its final distribution. When being written, make sure there […]

How to Approach Your Powers of Attorney

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Powers of attorney signify to the agent who will be taking care of somebody’s estate plan when they are no longer fit to do so or have passed away. This agent will be someone the whole family can trust. The agent has to have the best interests of the family in mind. There can be […]

Steps to Take When Starting Your Estate Planning

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Estate planning is one of the most important things to undertake when making your financial plans. After a life spent working and earning various materialistic and intellectual assets, you come to understand that one day you won’t be here and will have to leave things behind for future generations. A lot of people review their […]

How to Approach Guardianship With Friends and Family

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Estate planning is the process by which a person arranges how their assets will be distributed after they have been incapacitated or died. If you have young ones in your family and you’ve set out on the estate planning journey, you need to ensure that besides deciding on the people that will be receiving your […]

Who Should Be Involved in Your Estate Planning Process

An estate planning process can prove to be a scary and uncomfortable experience for most people. There is the matter of knowing which legal documents are needed, understanding how to fill out said documents, hiring the right estate attorney, and last but not least, deciding who will be your successor.  It Can Get Overwhelming Surely, […]

How to Set Up a Trust For Your Children

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Like wills, a trust is a vital estate planning tool that sets a more straightforward pathway for future generations in your family. However, a trust can essentially be your pass to stay out of probate court, unlike a will. A trust also ensures assets are fairly distributed according to the terms you’ve outlined, given your […]