What are the qualifications I should look for in the person who will be in charge of my affairs when I die? Excellent question! Here are the qualifications I always recommend: Honesty – even if he or she is not the most intelligent person in your family (they can always get help), they must look […]
Question: Is it a good idea to pre-arrange my funeral, and should I discuss it with my family? Answer: Absolutely!? Friction among family members often develops at that very sensitive time, and it’s best to make decisions now in order to avoid that. Some may not be happy with your decisions, but they can be […]
Question- If I move to Ohio from another state, do my will or trust need to be changed? Answer- Wills and trusts are controlled by state law. Therefore, if you move to Ohio from another state, it is best to at least have an Ohio estate planning attorney review your documents to make certain that […]
Leaving assets to your adult children or other beneficiaries may seem simple. But in many situations, it can be quite tricky.Read on to learn more.
If I suddenly get sick and cannot communicate with medical personnel, who will decide how I will be treated? This is especially important today due to the pandemic. It is critically important that you have signed an Advanced Health Care Directive (either a Living Will or Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care) so that […]