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Can a Disabled Individual Be an Executor or a Trustee?

Posted on: June 30th, 2021
In general, a disabled individual can serve in any of these fiduciary roles as long as their disability does not materially interfere with their ability to carry out the legal responsibilities and duties imposed on them by law....

Types of Life Insurance and How They Can Be Used in Estate Planning

Posted on: June 23rd, 2021
The right kind of life insurance, when properly understood and carefully coordinated with your estate planning, can provide significant economic benefits and peace of mind for you and your loved ones should you pass away sooner than expected....

To Have, but Not to Hold? Common Law Marriage and Estate Planning

Posted on: June 23rd, 2021
As society evolves, how we identify marriage in our society also changes....

Simultaneous Deaths: What If My Spouse and I Die at the Same Time?

Posted on: June 18th, 2021
The chances of a married couple dying in a common accident or within a very short time of one another are probably quite slim. ...

What Are the Rights of a Child Born Outside of Marriage?

Posted on: June 8th, 2021
If you are a nonmarital child or have a nonmarital child, it is essential to understand how rights to inherit are formed and defined....

Selling a Deceased Loved One's Real Estate: Things You Need to Know

Posted on: June 2nd, 2021
After the death of a loved one there are a variety of tasks that must be handled to wrap up your loved one’s final affairs. ...