Can a Non – U.S Citizen Create an Estate Plan in the USA?

Are you trying to create an estate plan but have concerns regarding your citizenship status? You may not be the only one considering there are more than 45 million foreign-born individuals residing in the United States. While some have already acquired citizenship, millions of others Read More …

How to Prepare for Your Initial Consultation With an Estate Planning Attorney?

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 Read More …

Estate Planning Before Summer Vacation

Family time is what summers are for, whether you are planning a family vacation, road trip, amusement park, or any adventure. The thought of hardship or loss is not something you want to consider, so before you start planning any activities in the summer, make Read More …

Should You Create an Estate Plan If You Have No Heirs?

An estate plan is crucial as it ensures all your interests and wishes are met at the time of your passing. Estate planning is the process in which you decide how your estate will be divided upon your death. This plan typically includes drafting a Read More …

5 Reasons to Hire an Attorney to Draft Your Will

A will is a crucial document that dictates your plans in regards to your medical healthcare and your financial care in terms of your assets once you become incapacitated and are unable to make decisions for yourself. Drafting a will can be complicated and though Read More …

Same Old Assets, Fresh New Trust – Decanting Trusts

Like wine decanting, where the contents of a bottle are poured from one container to another, decanting a trust means that the contents of a trust are being transferred to a new trust, likely because the second one brings more advantages. Since by definition, an Read More …

The Role of Deeds as Estate Planning Tools

Defining a Deed – What is it? A property deed is a legal document that can be used to transfer the ownership of property. For the deed to be valid, it must be signed by the person interested in transferring the real estate and include Read More …

Should I Register My Trust? Check Your Address

Does A Trust Have to Be Registered With The State? If you’re a person who is familiar with the dealings of corporations, LLCs, or limited partnerships, then you might be inclined to think that trusts, a similar agglomeration of wealth, would be held to the Read More …