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How To Avoid Family Squabbles When Drafting Your Will

Creating an estate plan is a gift to the people you leave behind. By expressing your wishes, you’re trying to guide your loved ones at a difficult, emotional time.

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The basics: planning tools for everyone

By Cathleen Summers Now is the time to take the legal steps necessary to ensure that your assets are protected and that your wishes met. Here are the basic documents you should consider putting in place: A will A will provides direction on how you want your property to be distributed after you die. When […]

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Estate planning: Waiting can be costly to your family

By Cathleen Summers Do you know what happens if you die without a will? The courts will decide who will raise your children, manage your assets, inherit your possessions and administer your estate. Heirs must usually agree on a court appointed administrator. What happens if you become incapacitated and are unable to manage your own […]

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