5 Proactive Estate Planning Steps to Protect Your Family

Powers of Attorney

Estate planning might be something you’re putting off. You’re not the only one – many people avoid estate planning because they’d rather not think of their own passing. But estate planning is important for protecting the loved ones you leave behind.  When your family is mourning, emotions run high. Estate planning takes the burden off […]

Estate Attorney Helps Avoid Costly Mistakes

Estate Attorney

Estate planning is all about looking after the loved ones you leave behind. But without hiring an estate attorney, many people end up making costly mistakes that cause even more anguish after their death.  It’s easy to make mistakes when you’re writing a will or assigning a power of attorney all by yourself. Both have […]

The Benefits of Proper Estate Planning

Estate Attorney

Do you have a will? Even with all the craziness in the world lately, two out of three adults still don’t have one. The majority say it’s because they just haven’t gotten around to it, but some say it’s too expensive or don’t know how to start. So, let’s talk about the importance of estate planning […]

Writing a Last Will and Testament That is Legally Binding

Mistakes to Avoid When writing a last will and testament without the assistance of an estate planner or an estate attorney, it can be easy to miss critical elements. It is, after all, easy to make mistakes when you’re not familiar with the process. One of the biggest mistakes that you can make in estate […]

Do You Need an Estate Lawyer?

Estate Planning

We will all die eventually. It’s one of life’s few certainties. When that time comes, you can ease the burden on those left behind by having your affairs properly in order. This generally involves some level of estate planning and is best done with the help of an estate lawyer, also known as an estate […]

What to Include in a Will, What to Include in a Trust

Special Needs Trusts

Deciding what to place in a will and what to place in a trust can be confusing, but it doesn’t have to be. By keeping a few guidelines in mind, you’ll have a better idea of what sorts of things go in a will and which are better suited for a trust. Getting a handle […]