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Wills & Trusts

A will is a legal document that is left behind for loved ones after one's death containing instructions as to what should be done with any assets or cash and how things are to be dispersed throughout your family. Sadly, when someone is on his or her deathbed, rather than focusing on spending quality time with the loved one, some families get wrapped up in all the legalities that go along with “who gets what.” Some family members might feel they are not getting their “fair share” and this can not only cause a rift between family members, but also make the last moments of a passing loved one less than amicable.
This is why it is a good idea to have a solid will drawn up, so as to avoid as much conflict as possible among family members. Having someone in the family designated to handle the dispersal of assets and money can make things much easier and less stressful for family members.
Trusts include the following types of legal matters:
  • Revocable Living Trusts (Most common type)
  • General Irrevocable Trusts
  • Life Insurance Irrevocable Trusts (For high asset individuals)
  • Qualified Personal Residence Trusts (For high asset individuals)
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Testamentary Trusts

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