Search Results for: "Executor"

November 10, 2022

Why is an Executor Necessary?

Even though the decedent nominated you to be their executor, you will still need to be appointed to that role by their local probate court….

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July 17, 2024

Why Everyone Should Have an Estate Plan?

Do you have a will? A durable power of attorney? A health care proxy? If so, no reason to read on. If…

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June 28, 2024

Probate v. Non-Probate: What Is the Difference?

When planning your estate it is important to understand the difference between probate and non-probate assets. What Is Probate? Probate is the…

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June 10, 2024

Digital Assets Raise Estate Planning Questions

More and more, we are conducting our business on the Internet, whether that’s online banking, shopping at Amazon and other sites, uploading documents and…

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April 5, 2024

Dealing with a Deceased Loved One’s Debt Collectors

The last thing anyone wants after the death of a family member is calls from debt collectors dunning the loved one’s estate….

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February 15, 2024

3 Common Probate Questions: Estate Planning Basics

When people pass away, they leave behind assets, property, and possessions that can have sentimental and real value for surviving family members…

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October 26, 2023

Is Your Financial Information in Order?

Preparing and organizing your financial information for when you are no longer capable will bring peace of mind to you today. At…

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May 18, 2023

An Overview of Estate Taxes

Estate taxes are imposed in the US on assets transferred from a deceased individual’s estate to his or her heirs. An estate…

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May 11, 2023

Choosing to Do Your Own Estate Planning Can be Risky

You may think creating your estate plan with do-it-yourself documents will save you cash. However, it can be costly in the end,…

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April 13, 2023

Death With a Will versus Death Without a Will

We don’t want to think about death, especially our own death. Add to that the question of what will happen to our…

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