You may not think you need a last will and testament, but if you pass away without one, your family and/or friends will be faced with the task of sorting out what happens to any assets or property you own, and who will care for your spouse and possibly children. Additionally, ... Continue Reading
An Estate Attorney Will Ensure Your Assets Are Protected
Your assets are important. You’ve worked hard for them, and when you die you want them to end up in the right hands. That’s why we make wills in which we nominate our beneficiaries and heirs. Of course, we all know that not everybody gets around to making a will. If that ... Continue Reading
Will and Estate Planning for Young Adults, It’s Never Too Early
Nobody wants to die or think about their death, but the fact is it’s inevitable. And if you don’t plan for the estate you will inevitably leave behind, and draw up a will, your assets might easily land up in the wrong hands, or used for a purpose you disapprove of. On the ... Continue Reading
Why do I Need a Power of Attorney?
First, let’s talk about what a power of attorney is. A durable power of attorney is a legal document where you choose an agent to make financial decisions on your behalf. Why would I need a Power of Attorney? It is more convenient for you to use an agent You were injured ... Continue Reading
10 Things You Need to Know About Writing a Will
It is an unpleasant fact of life that eventually we will all need a will. But it doesn’t have to be a chore. With a little basic information you can get it done and pack it away for what will hopefully be a long, long time. So, let’s start with 10 basic questions about ... Continue Reading
What is a Living Will?
Since a will tends to make you think about your own mortality, most people put them off till the last minute. It isn’t a good idea because death can come unexpectedly but it is human nature. With wills often being actively ignored, it isn’t surprising that so many people don’t ... Continue Reading