When you meet with an elder law estate planning lawyer, honesty is the best policy, even though it may be difficult to disclose the personal information requested.
Your estate plan isn't finished just because your attorney has drawn up a will. Proper asset titling is the next step.
Funeral pre-planning and pre-arranging is becoming more popular. Unfortunately, not everyone is able, or willing, to talk about their own mortality.
Billionaire Robert F. Smith made the 2019 class of Morehouse College graduates very happy over the weekend, when he pledged to pay off their student debt.
Parents are often more than happy to offer financial advice to their children. They like to feel needed and want to make sure you're on solid financial ground. However, it's important to turn the tables and ask about their financial plans, too.
My mom wants to leave her house to me, since I'm the only girl. My brothers may try and contest this in probate court. What can my mom do to be sure I receive ownership of the house upon her death?
It's not just a matter of navigating day by day: Parents need the foresight to plan for their child's future—especially for when they will no longer be around.
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While it would seem obvious that you should tell the person you name as executor that he or she is your choice, that is not always the case.
Now you realize that you are broke, and you wonder how you are going to survive in your old age.