If you're the beneficiary of a will, an estate or critically of a trust you need to know that you have a broad series of rights that trustees and personal representatives are required to respect. Key among those rights are the ... Read More
Let's say your former spouse, a parent or another loved one died and left you money...any amount of money in a will, a trust, a revocable or irrevocable trust or in some other fashion. After you take the appropriate amount of ... Read More
One of the most important concepts people need to understand about estate planning is the concept of "Elective Share" which is a body of state law that provides protections to a spouse that survives after the other spouse dies. In short, ... Read More
Here's the one thing that's absolutely certain about estate planning and probate:
If you don't plan properly, the attorneys make all the money!
Despite what most people think, attorneys don't make much money in the typical ... Read More