If you have an estate plan in place, you already recognize the numerous benefits an estate plan offers. Once your plan is in place, however, you may struggle with deciding how much (if any) of the … [Read more...] about Pros and Cons of Sharing the Details of Your Estate Plan
For many people, the concepts and legal jargon associated with estate planning can be intimidating because they are unfamiliar. A perfect example can be found in the word “heir” and “beneficiary.” … [Read more...] about Is There a Difference Between an Heir and a Beneficiary?
You probably prefer not to spend too much time contemplating your own funeral and burial; however, it is something you should spend some time doing to spare your loved ones from additional grief as … [Read more...] about Why Is Funeral Planning Important?
If you were recently appointed to be the Trustee of a trust and you have never served as a Trustee, you likely have several questions about your duties and responsibilities as a Trustee. Whether or … [Read more...] about Do I Need an Attorney to Help Me If I’m a Trustee?
Most people recognize the importance of estate planning; however, those same people often fall victim to the numerous and varied myths and misconceptions about estate planning. To help ensure that … [Read more...] about Estate Planning Myths and Misconceptions
If you recently learned that you were appointed to be the Trustee of a trust, and this is the first time you have served in such a capacity, you are likely somewhat intimidated by the prospect. The … [Read more...] about Tips for the New Trustee
A comprehensive estate plan will typically incorporate a wide variety of estate planning tools and strategies into the plan to accomplish the plan’s goals and objectives. Among the most popular of … [Read more...] about Reasons to Include a Living Trust in Your Estate Plan
As both your assets and your family grow, your estate plan will also need to expand to accommodate that growth. One of the most popular estate planning tools to add at that point is a trust agreement. … [Read more...] about How to Choose the Right Trustee