What’s in a Will?

Thinking about creating a Will, but not sure what that really means? The structure of an Estate Plan will vary from person to person, but a comprehensive Will should include the following documents: 1. Last Will and Testament 2. Financial Power of Attorney 3. Healthcare Directives A Comprehensive Estate Plan Your Last Will and Testament is a legal document that …

Complete Breakdown of Wills and Last Testaments

What is a Will? This is the most natural place to start, what is a will exactly? A will is a legal contract to be executed in accordance with state law that directs the distribution of assets when you die. In additions to distributing assets, a will can also name a guardian for orphaned children. What is Required for a …

What is Included in an Estate Plan?

No matter how large or small it may be, everyone has an estate. It’s made up of everything you own; your car, your home, checking and savings accounts, and even personal possessions. Your estate is basically your net worth, including your assets and debts. Estate plans are put in place to determine what happens to your estate after you die. …

Estate Planning For Young Families

Many young families may put estate planning on the back burner, mistakenly believing it does not apply to them. The truth is there is no way to predict the future. People do not live forever and not everyone is fortunate enough to live well into their 80’s. It is important, particularly where children are involved, to put a plan in …