You have probably seen a movie or TV show that featured a dramatic threat of disinheritance. Too often, inheritance is portrayed-and actually used-as a bargaining chip in relationships. There are many legitimate reasons, though, that you may be considering it. If you are wondering what is involved in disinheriting one of your children, these four tips should provide some of the basic knowledge you need to know before proceeding with the process.
Any number of unique family circumstances can make estate planning challenging. One such example is estate planning for a blended family. There are many considerations to make when determining how an estate will be divided and distributed in a blended family.
Divorce is often ranked as one of the most difficult life experiences. Most people consider the emotional challenges of going through a divorce and changes to the family structure. But there are many technical and legal aspects of a divorce, as well.
We live in a digital age. More and more of our business, financial, and personal lives are managed and housed online. As the digital age keeps progressing, questions arise regarding ownership and management of those assets after an individual dies or becomes incapacitated.
Estate planning for stepfamilies can be challenging - but it does not have to be a difficult or impossible task.
Creating an estate plan is important for individuals and families. Creating an estate plan does not have to be a difficult process, especially when working with an experienced attorney. But for many, it is a relief to have the process complete and necessary protections in place.