A Plan for Your Digital Legacy

Estate planning does not have to be about physical possessions and finances. With our world filling with technology and the digital world becoming a bigger and bigger part of our lives, it is no surprise that one’s digital life can now be very valuable. You may have stored files online that are important, have a … Read more

There’s No Will; What Can the Executor Do?

The creation of a will is an important part of the estate planning process. This legal document protects not only you, but your spouse, your children, and other beneficiaries you name. A will makes it more difficult for outsiders to stake claim to your assets upon your death. It also helps ensure that your family … Read more

How to Include Digital Assets in Your Estate Plan

Modern life for many Americans involves spending time – and managing assets – on the internet. In fact, these days, you can manage bank accounts, retirement accounts and other assets online via clicks of buttons. While this may certainly make asset management easier and more convenient in your day-to-day life, it may also create issues … Read more

Estate Planning for Business Owners

Estate planning is important for anyone, and it can be particularly essential (and potentially more complicated) for business owners. The following explains the importance of estate planning for business owners, as well as some of the key factors that these individuals should consider when (and maybe incorporate in) estate planning. Why Is an Estate Plan … Read more

How to Choose the Right Trusts When Developing an Estate Plan

An important aspect of the estate planning process can be setting up trusts to hold certain assets for future (or current) beneficiaries. When it comes to developing a trust, however, there are a variety of options. To find out which trust(s) is (or are) best for you, your estate plan and your beneficiaries, here are … Read more