Epic Beneficiary Designation “Fails”

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Category : Estate Administration
06 - Nov - 2015

 

 

Of all the important components of a good estate plan, the beneficiary designation may be the most frequently overlooked. Beneficiary designations are the documents, usually provided by a financial institution or insura

Are Living Trusts Obsolete?

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Category : Estate Planning
29 - Sep - 2015

I’ve noticed a trend in the language of prospective clients and even other practitioners lately indicating that there’s a creeping sentiment that the traditional living trust is becoming unnecessary as a planning tool. While I agree th

What is a Will Contest?

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Category : Estate Administration
03 - Jun - 2015

 

What happens when a prospective heir, devisee or legatee is disappointed to learn that they’ve been disinherited, or have been left less than what they feel they deserve under a Last Will and Testament? This situation can often giv