Archive for category: Probate

Estate planning after divorce

Going through a divorce or dissolution can be a tedious, time-consuming, and emotional process. Receiving the final decree can feel like a huge relief; however, there is another important thing to consider after your divorce is final. Planning for your future changes dramatically after your marriage ends. For those who already have wills, powers of […]

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Estate planning: Not just a will and a trust

One of the most important things you can do is prepare for your future, which includes planning for a time when you may become incapacitated or for after your death. You want to ensure your estate is handled in the way you wish and not by someone else’s wishes. What can you do other than […]

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Why wait 6 months to open a probate estate?

When a loved one dies, there are many things to think about and take care of, including probating that person’s estate. The probate process is often seen as a daunting and tedious task, but with the help of an attorney, it can be done with relative ease. Most people want to hurry the probate process […]

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Full Estate Administration vs. Release from Administration

When a loved one dies, it’s hard on the entire family. Dealing with funeral arrangements and entertaining distant friends and acquaintances takes a toll on spouses and children of the deceased. Taking care of the deceased’s property and affairs can be confusing and add stress to this situation. What are the options available to you […]

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