Category Archives: Estate

5 Myths About Writing a Will

At some point in your life, you will have to face the fact that it's important to write a will in order to protect your assets and ensure that your will is distributed to the proper beneficiaries. Oftentimes, people think a will is not necessary, whether they think it's too complicated or too much work.…
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Top 4 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Will

According to a recent article, approximately half of American adults with children have yet to write a will. While writing out a will might be the last thing on your to-do list, it's extremely important to have one in order to protect your assets and ensure your loved ones are taken care of if the…
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A Guide to Different Types of Wills

When people reach adulthood and begin accumulating assets, oftentimes the thought to creating a will is overlooked. However, the importance of creating a will cannot be stressed enough. A will is a legal document that names people to manage your estate and declares who will acquire your assets after your death. Different types of wills…
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Living Trust: Is It For Me?

A legal trust is similar to a will – it's a written legal document and it partially substitutes for a will and can be an important part of your estate plan. Your assets are put into the trust during your lifetime and then transferred to your beneficiaries when you die. You can make yourself the…
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