A living trust, much like a will, indicates your wishes regarding what you want to happen to your assets after you pass away. One of the benefits of executing a Living Trust is that your family can … [Read more...] about What Happens to a Living Trust When One Spouse Dies?
The duties of a trustee can vary depending upon the type of trust they are administering. With most trusts, the duties are more fiduciary in nature, meaning that the trustee must protect the assets … [Read more...] about Special Needs Trust Requires Extra Attention from Trustee
People who own firearms for recreational activities such as hunting and target shooting, as well as those who use them for protection or just collect them, may want to pass those weapons on to their … [Read more...] about Gun Trusts Can Help Solve Legal Issues Caused by Transfering of Firearms
The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that overruled the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) has changed laws affecting same-sex couples. But even before the attempts to equalize the rights of same-sex … [Read more...] about Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
Many documents that fall within the scope of estate planning are meant to be used during the life of the beneficiary. One example is a Special Needs Trust. If someone in your family has a physical or … [Read more...] about SPECIAL NEEDS TRUSTS REQUIRE SPECIAL EXPERTISE