Don’t Make the Mistake of Forgetting to Fund your Living Trust

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There are a variety of individuals who are choosing to place their final affairs in a living trust as opposed to a will, because they offer unique benefits and allow the individual to remain in control of their assets until they pass. However, with living trusts continuing to grow in popularity, there are an overwhelming number of individuals who do not realize that funding your living trust is an extremely important part of the ...

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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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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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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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Appointing a Trustee/Executer to your Trust

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When appointing an executor or trustee of your will or trust, it is important that you nominate someone who will not cause problems in the future. Many people choose to nominate one of their children or another family member but this often causes issues in the future after the death of a loved on. Often, death creates conflict between family members and if the trustee or executer of the will or trust becomes dishonest or uncooperative, issues arise. The last ...

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