Search Results for: "Inheritance"

January 6, 2022

Tips on Preparing an Estate Plan For a Blended Family

Inheritance distributions in blended families can be inequitable resulting in hurt feelings and possibly lengthy court battles. While you cannot legislate from…

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November 11, 2021

How Do I Know if I Need Probate?

Probate is the legal process by which the estate is authenticated and the deceased’s assets are distributed to the beneficiaries. Whether or…

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October 18, 2021

Estate Planning Awareness Week: Don’t Fall Victim To These Common Myths

This week is Estate Planning Awareness Week. …

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October 14, 2021

Establish a Trust to Pass Wealth and Family Values on to Your Children

Parents need to instill family values at an early age to ensure the adoption of these family values. Undoubtedly the best time…

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September 2, 2021

A Guide for Understanding How Pet Trusts Work

Hotel heiress Leona Helmsley left a trust fund for her Maltese dog named “Trouble” to the tune of $12 million dollars in…

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August 26, 2021

What You Can Do for an At-Risk Family Member

Substance abuse, suffering from mental disability, or living on the streets are just some of the real-life issues people are grappling with…

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August 12, 2021

Estate Planning for the LGBTQIA+ Community

To protect our loved ones and our assets, estate planning is important to any individual regardless of orientation. In the LGBTQIA+ community,…

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June 2, 2021

Why Unmarried Partners Should Care about Estate Planning

According to a 2019 survey conducted by the Pew Research Center, 7 percent of surveyed adults were living with an unmarried partner,…

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Can Dual Citizenship Ruin Your Estate Plan?

In early 2020, married actors Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson became honorary citizens of Greece. The president of Greece bestowed this honor…

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The Recipe for a Satisfying Estate Plan

Misconceptions about who needs an estate plan abound. Most people believe that estate planning is only for extremely wealthy business moguls or celebrities. But…

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