Posts tagged with "Living will"



Estate Planning · November 01, 2019
Being left in the hands of unscrupulous guardians appointed by the court can be the most frightening aspect for you in the event of your potential incapacity, given that you may have a loving and caring family members, but are unable to take care of you. To prevent such from happening, it is crucial that you have a comprehensive plan that states all your wishes and consent to ensure that the individual of your choice takes the immediate legal authority to make decisions on your behalf.
Estate Planning · October 11, 2019
Same-Gender spouses are often challenged when they need to make parental, medical, and financial decisions for partners who are incapacitated or unable to communicate because they may have family members who remain opposed to the validity of their marriage. If you're in the same situation, you especially must need to put a comprehensive estate plan specifically design for your situation to ensure your planning strategies for your loved ones work exactly as you intended. Learn more here.
Estate Planning · August 06, 2019
A will is an integral part of your estate plan, but it is not enough to protect your wishes in the event of incapacity or death. There’s a common saying among lawyers: “Where there’s a will, there’s a probate.” But having your family end up in court or conflict is no laughing matter. That's why it is important to complete a comprehensive estate plan in addition to the will, including a trust (if needed), advanced health care directive, financial power of attorney, and Kids Protection Plan®.
Estate Planning · July 19, 2019
Each of us is at constant risk of experiencing a devastating accident or disease that may leave us incapable of caring for ourselves & our loved ones. Temporary or not, such may render emotional trauma, or worse, financial loss. This is why incapacity planning is significant to ensure someone can take charge of your legal decisions in case you are incapacitated to keep your family out of court & out of conflict. Consult with an experienced lawyer like us to guide you in this decision making.
Estate Planning · January 14, 2019
While creating your estate plan you might think you have included all your assets, but you may not have thought about your digital assets. Digital assets can be worth the same as or even more than any other asset, and it can definitely be passed down to your loved ones. Read here about the different types of digital assets and how you can add them to your estate plan.
Estate Planning · January 14, 2019
Creating your Will online might seem like a perfectly normal thing to do since many things can be done on the internet. Among the many things that we are able to successfully accomplish online, a Will just isn't one of them. You can create a Will through one of the many website that allow it but the problem is whether the will is good enough. Having a Will that won’t work can put you and your family in a very difficult situation. Here is why an online DIY Will isn’t going to work.
Estate Planning · January 01, 2019
Creating your Will online might seem like a perfectly normal thing to do since many things can be done on the internet. Among the many things that we are able to successfully accomplish online, a Will just isn't one of them. You can create a Will through one of the many websites that allow it but the problem is whether the will is good enough. Having a Will that won’t work can put you and your family in a very difficult situation. Here is why an online DIY Will isn’t going to work.
Estate Planning · November 09, 2018
While creating your estate plan you might think you have included all your assets, but you may not have thought about your digital assets. Digital assets can be worth the same as or even more than any other asset, and it can definitely be passed down to your loved ones. Read here about the different types of digital assets and how you can add them to your estate plan.
Estate Planning · August 31, 2018
The lack of estate planning has lead Aretha Franklin’s family to lengthy court battles, major expenses and great amount of stress. Although a will would have been helpful, even a will could not have saved Aretha Franklin’s family from going to court, because of the size of her estate. Regardless of your financial status, planning for incapacity or your eventual death is something that you should immediately address, especially if you have children. Here's what Aretha Franklin’s death taught us.
Estate Planning · August 24, 2018
Talking to your children about money is a very important task and should be done in different stages. This conversation doesn’t happen all at once in one day, in fact you will need to consider their age before talking about family wealth and how it plays a role in their life. Here is how you should approach each stage when having “the money talk” with your children.

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