1. Why Do I Need a Will or Trust?

    Thinking about your own mortality or the mortality of a loved one is never a fun prospect, but if you want to make sure that the ones you leave behind will be taken care of, you need to make sure that…Read More

  2. When Should I Start My Estate Planning?

    If you’re in your 20s or 30s you probably don’t think too much about your estate — it’s a long way off and you have a lot of other concerns, namely, raising a family, buying a home, and advanc…Read More

  3. What Are Wills and Trusts? Part Three

    In this series of blogs we have covered, in very basic terms, what the differences are between wills and trusts. We have learned what some of the benefits and pitfalls of a will are, and today we will…Read More

  4. What Are Wills and Trusts? Part Two

    In our last entry, we started to cover some of the differences between a will and a trust. We talked about the flexibility and importance of a will as well as the potential problems that the probate p…Read More

  5. What Are Wills and Trusts? Part One

    Everyone probably has a basic understanding of what wills and trusts are, but the legal subtleties of these documents can be a little confusing. In order to make sure that you’re protecting your ass…Read More

  6. What is Probate? Part Two in a Series

    In our last entry we covered some of the basics about probate. Today, we’ll continue this discussion by reviewing the ways that a will or a trust can help prevent a long probate battle, and what typ…Read More