After spending an average of thirty years paying off a mortgage, may people look forward to passing their home to their children after their lifetime. With people living longer and no one knowing when or how they will go, unforeseen...
An advance directive expresses a person’s wishes regarding end-of-life healthcare decisions. Such a document can be a very important part of a person’s estate plan.
People spend more and more time using electronic equipment such as smart phones, I-pads and computers. Many of us communicate regularly by text or email, and enjoy using social media such as Facebook.
This is a very good question. The short answer is, “It just depends.”
If you are among the richest one percent of Americans, you might incur a so-called death tax when you die. Then again, you might not.
Do I need a trust?
As usual, before I dive into a direct response, I need to know the reason behind the inquiry by answering the question with another question, “Why are you thinking about a trust?”