Not Married? You’re not alone – but you still need a plan. Estate Planning for People Living Together, Bachelors, and Bachelorettes

Approximately half of America’s population over the age of 18 is unmarried. While much of the discussion involving estate planning focuses on married couples, this topic is just as important for a single person. In fact, many times it is even more important that a single person have a well-coordinated estate plan. This is because [...]

By | 2018-04-13T13:31:19+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Estate Planning|0 Comments

Probate

The much maligned, and rightly so, probate process occurs after death. It’s the court supervised process of authenticating the will, gathering assets, paying bills, filing taxes, and distributing assets to beneficiaries. Any assets owned in your individual name or made payable to your estate will go through probate. If you own assets in the name [...]

By | 2018-04-06T19:36:36+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Estate Planning|0 Comments