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What is a Revocable Trust, and Do I Need One?

Learn what a revocable trust is and what it can do for you. Trusts are not just for the rich. We discuss the benefits to a revocable trust for the average person, along with the reasons some individuals may not want a trust.
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Death and Debt, Who Pays Mom's Bills?

Find out who has to pay a deceased parent’s debts after they pass away. What happens if the medical bills and credit cards are larger than the whole estate?
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Using Fillable Forms vs. Hiring an Attorney

Before you can decide whether you should use an attorney to draft your will or just use a fill in the blank form online, you need to know the advantages of having a local attorney. Learn the benefits of consulting an attorney versus using fill in the blan…
Most people understand that they need a will or other estate documents. What they don…with you and get to know you personally. He will ask about your financial situation

Estate Planning for the Single Parent

Are you a busy single parent? Find out why a single parent’s estate planning cannot wait until life slows down. Learn what documents are needed and how they can help protect your loved ones.
state planning complete is still important. WILL Every single parent needs to have a Will as known as a Last Will and Testament. In a Will you name who you want to be responsible for

What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

Do you have a Last Will and Testament? Many are under the impression that if they pass away, their property will all go to their spouse, but that is not always the case. Find out how the State of Wisconsin handles someone passing away without a Last Wil…
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What to Do After a Love One Dies?

Dealing with the death of a loved one can be overwhelming. Knowing what needs to be done before dealing with the loss of a loved one can be very beneficial.
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Estate Planning: Deciding on a Personal Representative

Learn about the responsibilities of a personal representative and figure out who would make a good personal representative for you.
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When to Update Your Will

Having a Last Will and Testament is important. Making sure your Will is up to date and valid is just as important. Find out when you will want to review and update your Will.
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Estate Planning: Knowing the Difference Between Will, Living Will and Power of Attorney

Find out the difference between a Last Will and Testament, a Living Will and Power of Attorney.
g documents everyone should have are a Last Will and Testament… a Living Willat each of the documents are for. LAST WILL TESTAMENT The Last Will and Testament enables you to choose who you

Common Types of Estate Planning Trusts

Trusts are not just for the rich. Learn why many use a trust as part of their estate planning.
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