When someone dies, their estate needs to be settled. The process takes upwards of a year or longer. But why? Continue reading “Why Does Probate Take So Long?”
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Ask Mike: What Happens If I Die Without An Estate Plan?
In this entry of Ask Mike, Dan M. asks
What happens if I die without an estate plan?
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President Trump and Your Estate Plan
As an estate planner, I get asked questions about the future all the time. One question I’ve been asked by a few previous clients is “What will President Trump do to my estate plan?”
Ask Mike: How Expensive Is Probate Really?
I keep hearing about the high costs of probate. But is it really that expensive?
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Ask Mike: What Is A Pour-Over Will?
I was told that a trust isn’t enough. I was told that I also needed a “pour-over will.” What is this? Why do I need it?
Ask Mike: Can I Refinance My Home After Putting It Into A Trust?
In this Ask Mike post, Mike answers the question “Can I refinance my home after putting it into a trust?”
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