If your spouse has biological children, you may consider them your own. But, if you haven’t adopted them, they have no inheritance rights. This article looks at how to plan for step-children.
The Importance of Communicating Your Plans July 9, 2019 by Steve Hartnett 0 Comments Whether or not we plan to do so, each of us will face death eventually. However, by planning we can make our passing easier and better in many ways for those we leave behind. The first article in the series demonstrated […]
Who determines what kind of funeral and burial I will have? That person should be you. By pre-planning your funeral, you make certain that your wishes are honored. In addition, you should sign a Declaration of Disposition of Remains, which appoints the person who carry out your wishes. This matter should be discussed with your […]
When it comes to drafting a will or trust, always remember to state specifically who will have access to your “digital assets”. This includes a person that will have custody and control over all online accounts, and that person or persons need to know your passwords and, when necessary, account numbers. Make sure the person […]
Estate planning helps ease the burden of incapacitation and death on your loved ones. What documents should be included in an estate plan?