Major Life Events

Wills and Estate plans are not a document that should be done once and never looked at again.  When a major life event happens you should review your will and estate plan to make sure it is still what you want.  For example, if you had a will created and then you get married and … More Major Life Events

I don’t like my cousin, I am going to tell him off in my will! – Please don’t

If you don’t like a family member and do not want them to get any of your estate that is fine.  You can state a person should not inherit or is left out of your Will on purpose.  However, you should not rattle off a list of reasons why you don’t like that person or … More I don’t like my cousin, I am going to tell him off in my will! – Please don’t

Equal vs. Equitable

I had a professor whose mantra is “Words are the tools of our trade.”  She would make us repeat this at least once each class.  Why am I telling you this?  Because, words are important and make a difference.  One reason to use a lawyer when preparing your will is that you want certain things … More Equal vs. Equitable