Why you need a will more than you think

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Most people don’t think about estate planning. Whether you think you have more time or don’t believe it’s necessary, you need a will more than you think. Not having a will or having a will that is not legally recognized could result in your estate going to court, which could be costly and extend the […]

What to Look for in an Estate Planner

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Do you know what to look for when hiring an estate planner? According to Qualtrics, 47% of clients picked a financial advisor based primarily on trust. Like any other professional, you should interview a few different attorneys before making your final decision. Here are key qualities to look for when seeking probate attorney consultations Specialized […]

5 Signs You Need a Probate Attorney

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About 50% of Americans believe that having a basic will is all it takes to protect them from a probate court after they die, according to Advance Capital Management. However, this isn’t true. Several situations can land you in probate court. These are the most common signs that you need a probate attorney. 1. Businesses […]