Trusts are a common and powerful estate planning tool. It is important for everyone involved to remember that a trust is a legally enforceable document.
When making or reviewing an estate plan, it is important to remember to check the beneficiary designations on your financial accounts.
It is common for people to get their estate in order at the end of their life. Without an estate plan, heirs may need to pay avoidable taxes, spend time in probate, or even lose their inheritance altogether.
While everyone should have an estate plan, artists are just one category that often have special estate planning needs.
Valentine’s Day is for lovers! So what does estate planning have to do with Valentine’s Day?
Nobody is immune from estate planning mistakes, not even wealthy and successful celebrities and politicians. Let’s see if you can match the mistake to the right celebrity.
Many people understand that a will is important to pass on property to your heirs. However, most people do not understand that a will is a publicly available document.
In case you missed all store displays and radio ads for jewelry and romantic getaways, Valentine’s Day is coming up.
In this entry of Ask Mike, Dan M. asks
What happens if I die without an estate plan?