You have to think everything through when you are making preparations for the future, and because there are so many details to consider it is possible to overlook some of them. In fact, one of them may be lying at your feet as you read this article. Yes, it is important to plan ahead for the well-being of your pets when you are making estate plans, and this is especially true if you are a senior citizen who owns a pet. Pet ownership can be very good for seniors on a number of different … [Read more...] about Remember Your Pets When Planning Ahead
The most commonly utilized vehicle of asset transfer in the field of estate planning is the last will. If you do in fact use a last will to express your wishes you have to understand the fact that it is not simply read after your funeral among family members. The last will must be deemed valid by the probate court. During the probate process the court will supervise the administration of the estate. The actual legwork and hands-on tasks are handled by the executor or personal … [Read more...] about Why Is Probate Sometimes Avoided?