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The Top 4 Reasons You May Need a Trust

Do you really need a trust? This is a question that many people struggle with. While there are several reasons why you could have a trust, but if you really need one is dependent on your specific situation.

The Most Common Trust Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Does your estate plan include a trust? If so, this is more common than you may think. A trust can help your loved ones avoid the probate process after you pass, while providing for your minor children or any children you have with special needs. In some cases, a trust can even help to reduce […]

Helpful Estate Planning Tips for Single Parents

Even though the need to create an estate plan is universal, it’s especially important for single parents to create a plan in case of their untimely death or incapacity. Not only is it important to do this when their children are young, but also after the children have reached adulthood.

Divorce and Your Estate Plan: What You Need to Know

While it may seem somewhat counterintuitive, the perfect time to think about possible changes in your estate plan is when you are going through a divorce. It is at this time you can identify any possible errors in the plan that may have been created prior to the divorce and update the plan to meet […]