What is a Trust? A trust is a separate legal entity that a person sets up during their lifetime to manage their assets. Its purpose is to ensure that a person’s assets will be used and distributed in a way they deem appropriate. Once a
While estate planning is an important task everyone faces at one point, it can get complicated. Oftentimes we are forced to think about our own mortality, and how we want our valuables to be passed along which is never easy. But essentially, the purpose of
Estate planning is the process of legally deciding how your assets will be distributed in the event of your death. This is important to set up well in advance because you want as much say as possible. The sooner you start estate planning, the more
It is important to live life with a present mindset. However, it is also important to be prepared for the future in case an unexpected event leads to sudden death. By creating a last will and testament, also called a living will, you will lift
Being prepared is a feeling that everyone wants to experience especially when you are about to plan major life decisions. Preparing before your initial consultation with an Estate Planning attorney will help the attorney create the best plan for you, and shorten this process for
How to discuss estate planning with your loved ones this holiday season? With the holiday season coming around and the gathering of family members you probably have not seen in quite some time, it is the perfect time to discuss estate planning for the future.