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Why You Need To Update Your Estate Plan

Understanding what a trustee does before choosing one

Many people put off estate planning because they don’t want to think about their own deaths. Others put it off because they think it’s only necessary for rich or old people. Then others put it off because they are overwhelmed ... Read More
The Dangers Of An Unfunded Trust

The Dangers of an Unfunded Trust

Having the insight to set up a trust for your funds and assets is forward thinking and can be a smart move. These helpful legal devices create a space where you can move property, money, and valuables, and keep them ... Read More
Settlor’s Rights And Your Revocable Living Trust

Settlor’s Rights and Your Revocable Living Trust

A revocable living trust can be a powerful estate planning tool and an effective means to keep valuable assets out of probate. Before setting up your trust, it’s important to know your rights as the trust creator or settlor. Here ... Read More
Why Getting A Living Trust Online In Minutes Is Not Worth It

Why Getting a Living Trust Online in Minutes Is Not Worth It

Today, it seems like we manage almost every aspect of our lives online. From banking to grocery shopping, there is practically nothing we can’t buy or arrange for on the internet. While it may be convenient to take care of ... Read More
5 Simple Ways To Prevent The Nursing Home From Taking Your Parents’ Money

5 Simple Ways to Prevent the Nursing Home from Taking Your Parents’ Money

As your parents age, long-term care issues may become increasingly important. It’s not always possible to know when a significant health condition will arise. However, if your elderly parent becomes ill or is injured, they may need nursing home care. ... Read More
Does A Living Trust Protect Assets From Nursing Homes

Does a Living Trust Protect Assets from Nursing Homes?

Millions of Californians rely on Medi-Cal (California Medicaid) to pay for nursing home care. This is because, unlike Medicare, the Medi-Cal program pays for these and other long-term care services. However, Medi-Cal is income-sensitive, and someone with too many valuable ... Read More