The Benefits of Avoiding Probate

Probate court can help ensure a fair distribution of your assets, but it can be time-consuming and could compromise your family's privacy. Here's what you should know.

3 Ways to Pass Down a Home

The pros and cons of different methods for leaving a home to your heirs.

Should You Disinherit a Child?

Family rifts sometimes lead to estrangement—resulting in thoughts of disinheritance. But consider the consequences before you exclude a loved one from your estate.

How Can You Stop Procrastinating and Create an Estate Plan?

Estate plans aren't just for the wealthy. So why do people tend to procrastinate making one?

Which Trust May Be Right for You?

There are many advantages to having a trust in addition to a will, but is a trust right for you?