What is estate planning and why is it important?

What is estate planning and why is it important?

As you age, it’s important to start thinking about your estate and how you want your assets to be distributed after you pass away. That’s why everyone needs an estate plan. An estate plan is a set of instructions that outlines your wishes for what should...
What You Need to Know About Wills & Trusts

What You Need to Know About Wills & Trusts

Wills & Trusts Are Important Elements An Estate Plan Estate planning is one of the most important things you can do for yourself and your loved ones. It can be complex, so it’s important to consult with an estate planning attorney to make sure you are doing...
Understanding Trusts, Wills, & Estate Planning

Understanding Trusts, Wills, & Estate Planning

A 2021 Gallup poll shows that less than half of U.S. adults, 46%, have a will that describes how their money and estate gets managed following their death. As you might expect, the poll showed that Americans aged 65 and older were most likely to have a will while...
Estate and Trust Administration

Estate and Trust Administration

Administration of an Estate or Trust through the probate process can be a challenge. The administrator has been legally authorized to pay off debts, close accounts, and distribute property to heirs after someone has died. The exact responsibilities of the Estate...
Elder Law & Needs Planning

Elder Law & Needs Planning

Both Elder Law and Estate Planning are important legal solutions available for senior adults who are concerned with asset protection. If you are a senior adult concerned about preserving your assets while you are living, you may already be familiar with Elder Law and...