To put children first, plan around the money.
Don’t litigate it. Negotiate it!
Corporate trustees are expensive. Talk to your children, and maybe you won’t need one.
The standard estate plan needs a couple of tweaks for the artist with inventory.
Record retention reduces the cost of estate planning and probate for mineral owners.
If you have all your marbles, can you still count them? And what does it matter?
Slow and steady wins this race. Here’s our checklist for locating assets.
It’s hard to know when to start and when to consult a lawyer. Common deadlines are explained here.
The estate tax exemption amount just jumped to $10 million. Should that change your plans?
Is your plan too complex for your situation? Too simple? Here are some rough guidelines.
You may be a fiduciary. It’s not enough to be good with money, you have to prove it. Help and examples are available.
What’s a good age to name children as executor? Maybe 25, even 30, if ever.