Category Archives: Estate Planning & Probate Law

Unmarried Couples: Why Estate Planning Is Essential

Without proper planning in place, unmarried couples put their family unit at risk.  Due to asset acquisition and health decisions being more complicated for unmarried couples, among other things, estate planning is crucial. Here is a simple guide on how to protect your family’s future. Protecting Shared Property Equal contribution to the purchase of property does […]

4 Things to Do Before Estate Planning for Your Blended Family

  It’s important to update your estate plan as soon as possible after a divorce or remarriage in order to avoid future conflicts about assets. Unfortunately, many people don’t take the time to update important documents after a divorce or remarriage. Having a blended family can create a unique legal situation when it comes to wills, estates, and beneficiaries. An […]