Legal Articles, Estate Planning

Wills vs. Living Wills

What is a Living Will? Is it the same as a “Will” and why do I need them?

The Ohio Legacy Trust Act

On March 27, 2013 the new Ohio Legacy Trust Act took effect in the State of Ohio. This Act provides for a new type of Legacy Trust, which allows an unprecedented level of asset protection within the State of Ohio.

WHY DO I NEED AN ESTATE PLAN?

WOULD YOU ASK THE SAME QUESTION ABOUT HOME INSURANCE, IF YOU ARE A HOME OWNER? OR WOULD YOU ASK THIS SAME QUESTION ABOUT CAR INSURANCE, IF YOU ARE A DRIVER?

LIQUIDITY & LIFE INSURANCE IN MY ESTATE PLAN

IT IS ESSENTIAL TO ADDRESS ISSUES OF LIQUIDITY AS PART OF YOUR ESTATE PLAN

FIVE MOST COMMON MISTAKES OF ESTATE PLANNING

FIVE MOST COMMON MISTAKERS OF ESTATE PLANNNG MADE BY PROFESSIONALS WITHOUT ADEQUATE EXPERIENCE IN ESTATE PLANNING

How Does Adoption Change Your Rights to Your Biological Parent's Estate?

Adoption changes your rights to inherit from your biological parent's Estate if they pass intestate. This article summarizes Mr. Nussbaum's attempt to circumvent that rule.

Let's Talk About: Simple Wills

Today we are going to discuss Wills, and more specifically the "Simple Will." There are many types of Wills, but this type is most commonly used for smaller estates. South Carolina requires one to be over the age of 18 and "of sound mind" in order to make a Will and several administrative measures in order to be considered a validly-executed Will..

Estate Planning: Some Basics

Basic documents that everyone can use

Some Reasons to Create a Living Trust in California

An outline of some of the reasons it is important for California residents to create a living trust.

2019 Medicare Advantage Plans Incorporate Long Term Care, Aging in Place Benefits

Medicare Advantage Plans are cautiously incorporating benefits that aid in Aging in Place planning

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