Here are 10 misconceptions about wills… MISCONCEPTION #1: Probate costs are small.  Wrong!  Attorney’s fees for even a simple probate often reach $5,000 to $10,000. MISCONCEPTION #2: Your will and your assets remain private.  Not so!  Probate is a matter of public record which means your file is open to anyone. MISCONCEPTION #3: A will […]

Documents Needed for Estate Planning

You work hard providing for your loved ones during your life. You can also provide for them when you are gone with a simple estate plan that legally conveys your desires to all your heirs. Here’s a short list of some of the basic documents you should consider including in your estate plan. Information memo. Keep […]