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Planning Your Estate in Connecticut- Part 1

This publication is a detailed breakdown of the laws regarding estate planning in the State of Connecticut. Part 1 introduces the topic, lays out some terminology to know, and covers the major topics of Intestacy and Wills.

Why it's a good idea to have a Will

Some of the key reasons why each person should have a will created.

What to do when someone dies in Colorado

Information everyone dealing with a death in the family should have. Includes links to further information.

Oklahoma Probate outline

A timeline of an Oklahoma probate

What are possible arguments that can be made to challenge a will?

There are several possible arguments that can be made to challenge a will; they include: lack of capacity, insane delusion, undue influence, fraud, duress, mistake, or revocation. The most common are lack of capacity and undue influence.

The Importance of Estate Planning

The importance of estate planning and an explanation of the various documents used in Rhode Island Estate Planning

Will or Trust

Choosing a will or trust

When Should I Set Up a Trust?

The time to consider your estate plan is when you have children to care for, 50 years or older, relocated and planning a trip.

Divorced But Not Seperated

With a significant change oflife events, remember to update your estate plan to address beneficiary designations for life insurance, investment accounts and bank accounts. It is an important time to update your estate planning as well be reviewing your trust documents.

That Deed to Your Child Cost her a Lot of Money

Do not deed your property to your children!

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