Search Results for: "Will"

May 3, 2024

Tailoring a Will and Power of Attorney for Multiple States

If you own property — whether houses, bank accounts, or vehicles — in more than one state, do you need estate planning…

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April 17, 2024

Will the State Take My Home?

“Will the State take my home if I go into a nursing home?” I am asked this question more than any other….

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March 14, 2024

8 Frequently Asked Questions on Last Wills and Testaments

Starting an estate plan can be overwhelming, and you probably have many questions. You are not alone. Below are eight questions people…

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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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December 22, 2022

Creating a Will for Your Blended Family

Trying to be equitable among your heirs can be tricky, and relying on your spouse and children to work things out after you are gone is not a good plan….

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December 15, 2022

The Probate Process Without a Will

A recent survey finds that 59 percent of men and 72 percent of women do not have a will or estate plan….

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September 29, 2022

Living Wills: Ten Things You Should Know

Unlike last wills and testaments, living wills do not pass assets and property after death. Instead, it is a mechanism to communicate…

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December 2, 2021

Add a Personal Property Memorandum to Your Will or Trust

When a family member has passed, the family occasionally ends up arguing over personal property. Arguments can take place over things like…

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November 25, 2021

What Is Covered in a Will?

The legally binding directive declaring who will receive your assets upon death is called a will, and a will is an important…

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June 3, 2021

How a Will Works

A complete estate plan, contains a legally binding mandate called a will, describing the distribution of assets upon death. If you die…

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