Using Living Trusts To Avoid Probate

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As you may have heard about the complex and long process of probates, you may be inclined to try and avoid the process altogether. When you are going over your estate planning desires, your main priority is likely leaving as much of your wealth to your children and heirs as possible. Through the probate process, you are required to leave a good amount of your money to probate lawyers. Did you know that living trusts make it possible to avoid ...

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Executor of an Estate: Being Relieved of Duties

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It is common knowledge that the probate process sometimes takes several years to complete. In order to close the probate process, the executor of the estate must request a release of their duties from the court. However, what happens if the executor never requests a release from their duties, and chooses to do so several years later?

Often, an executor of an estate fails to ask the court to relieve them of their duties in a timely manner, and decide they ...

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Preparing Your Financials for Deployment

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Deployment orders typically raise an abundance of questions and concerns. One of the most important steps that need to be taken care of before an individual is deployed is arranging their financial assets. Compiled are some helpful tips to get you through this process:

  • You will want to appoint someone to handle your financial affairs while you are deployed. If you are a single parent, you will want to appoint someone as a temporary guardian as well. A power of attorney ...
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Durable Financial Power of Attorney

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Arranging your financial affairs can be an overwhelming time for anyone. However, if you do not arrange your financial affairs ahead of time, you leave your family confused and stressed during an already overwhelming time. When you choose a durable power of attorney for your finances, you appoint someone to manage your finances if you become incapable of doing so yourself. This is a reliable and inexpensive way to ensure that your finances will be arranged based on your wishes.

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Tips For Arranging Your Financial Affairs

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While the topic of your family’s wellbeing after your passing may not be dinner table conversation, it is important that you have everything in order. If you do not plan your financial affairs ahead of time, you leave your family lost, confused, and grieving. Gathered are some helpful tips for you to put your financial affairs in order:

 

 

  • Power of Attorney: Your financial power of attorney will provide you with peace of mind knowing your assets are in the right hands. It ...
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To Avoid Probate Or Not To Avoid Probate, That Is The Question

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When someone you love passes, there are a variety of new emotions and tasks on your plate. Before you can grieve in peace, you must decide whether or not you will go through probate. Gathered are some helpful words of guidance so that you can make an informed decision of whether or not to go through the probate process:

 

 

  • When someone you love passes, the last thing you want to do is worry about legal matters. Through the probate process, you ...
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