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Should you child be your joint bank account holder?

Video: Should Your Child Be Your Joint Bank Account Owner?

July 6, 2020
Why proper estate planning is so important

Why Proper Estate Planning Is So Important

July 1, 2020

What is the Difference Between an Heir and a Beneficiary?

June 25, 2020
Do you have to be legitimated in order to be an heir?

Video: Do You Have To Be Legitimated In Order To Be An Heir?

June 11, 2020
Coronavirus and Estate Planning: Top Mistakes to Avoid

Coronavirus & Estate Planning: Top Mistakes to Avoid

June 4, 2020
Talking to the life insurance company

Video: Talking to the Life Insurance Company

May 28, 2020
How do I locate my relatives assets?

Video: How Do I Locate My Relative’s Assets?

May 13, 2020
What are the estate documents you need to take care of loved ones?

What are the estate documents you need to take care of loved ones?

May 7, 2020
How to file for a tax ID number

Video: How To File For A Tax ID Number

April 29, 2020
What is your trust tax ID number?

Video: What Is Your Trust Tax ID Number?

April 9, 2020
Selling a home that's in a trust

Video: Selling a Home That’s in a Trust

March 25, 2020
Will putting my home in a trust affect the mortgage?

Video: Will Putting My Home Into A Trust Affect The Mortgage?

March 12, 2020
At what age should my child inherit money

At What Age Should My Child Inherit Money?

March 6, 2020
Trusts and the property tax exemption

Video: Trusts & The Property Tax Exemption

February 26, 2020
Getting Married? Protect your new spouse with an estate plan

Getting Married? Protect your new spouse with an estate plan

February 18, 2020
Should I put my home into a trust?

Video: Should I Put My Home Into a Trust?

February 12, 2020
Do adult children have automatic Power of Attorney for their parents?

Do Children Have Automatic Power of Attorney for Their Parents?

February 5, 2020
Revocable Living Trusts

Revocable Living Trusts: Improving Quality of Life Through Peace of Mind

January 22, 2020
Dealing with uncooperative family members?

Video: Dealing With Uncooperative Family Members?

January 9, 2020
Who pays for funeral expenses?

Video: Who Pays for Funeral Expenses?

December 24, 2019
Preparing for your first probate meeting

Preparing for Your First Probate Meeting

December 17, 2019
Are estate executors personally liable?

Video: Are Estate Executors Personally Liable?

December 12, 2019
Preparing for the role of caregiver

Preparing for the Role of Caregiver: Steps to Protect Your Family’s Future Needs

December 5, 2019
Preparing For Your First Estate Planning Meeting

Preparing For Your First Estate Planning Meeting

November 19, 2019
What to tell estate creditors

What To Tell Estate Creditors

November 14, 2019
Millennials and Pet Estate Plans

Millennials & Estate Plans: Protect Your Pet

November 7, 2019
What should estate executors tell creditors?

What Should Estate Executors Tell Creditors?

October 29, 2019
Does having a will mean you avoid probate?

Does a will help you avoid probate?

October 24, 2019
Estate planning for pets

Estate Planning For Pets

October 10, 2019
5 Requirements for Georgia Wills

What elements do you need for a will to be valid in Georgia?

October 2, 2019
Basics of Estate Planning (6)

Basics of Estate Planning (Part 6)

September 26, 2019
What if you don't file the will?

What Happens If You Don’t File The Will For Probate?

September 17, 2019
Basics of Estate Planning (5)

Basics of Estate Planning (Part 5)

September 12, 2019
Do Irrevocable Trusts Avoid Probate?

Do Irrevocable Trusts Avoid Probate?

September 5, 2019
Basics of Estate Planning (4)

Basics of Estate Planning (Part 4)

August 29, 2019
Who Can Challenge A Will?

Will Contests: Who Can Challenge A Will?

August 22, 2019
Basics of Estate Planning (3)

Basics of Estate Planning (Part 3)

August 13, 2019
Trusts for beneficiaries with financial issues

Trusts for Beneficiaries with Financial Issues

August 5, 2019
Basics of Estate Planning (2)

Basics of Estate Planning (Part 2)

July 29, 2019
Guardianship for Parents

Guardianship for our Parents

July 23, 2019
Basics of Estate Planning (1)

Basics of Estate Planning (Part 1)

July 9, 2019
Blog Avoiding Common Executor Mistakes

Avoiding Common Executor Mistakes

July 5, 2019
Estate Planning Tips For Blended Families

Estate Planning Tips For Blended Families

June 27, 2019
Do I need a trust? (6)

Do I Need A Trust? (Part 6)

June 24, 2019
Do I need a trust? (5)

Video: Do I Need A Trust (Part 5)

June 11, 2019
Estate Planning Documents For Your High School Graduate

Estate Planning Documents For Your High School Graduate

June 6, 2019
Taking a kids-free vacation? Forms to leave with caregiver

Taking a Kids-Free Vacation? Here’s What Forms to Leave With Your Child’s Caregiver

May 30, 2019
Do I need a trust? (4)

Video: Do I Need A Trust? (Part Four – Managing Assets)

May 28, 2019
Do I need a trust (3)

Video: Do I Need A Trust (Part Three – Divorce)

May 12, 2019
The Advantages of Gifting a Vacation Home 5.2.19

The Advantages of Gifting a Vacation Home

May 2, 2019
Do I need a trust? (2)

Video: Do I Need A Trust (Part Two – Avoiding Probate)

April 30, 2019
DNA Testing Kits Adopted Children and Inheritance

DNA Testing Kits: Adopted Children and Inheritance

April 23, 2019
Do I need a trust? (1)

Video: Do I Need A Trust? (Part One – Privacy)

April 8, 2019
DNA Testing Kits and Estate Inheritance

DNA Testing Kits and Estate Inheritance

April 4, 2019
Cryptocurrency and Georgia's Unclaimed Property Laws

Cryptocurrency and Georgia’s Unclaimed Property Laws

March 28, 2019
What is a living trust?

Video: What is a Living Trust?

March 25, 2019
Can you set up your own asset protection trust?

Video: Can You Set Up Your Own Asset Protection Trust?

March 12, 2019
Protecting Cryptocurrency with an Estate Plan

Protecting Cryptocurrency with an Estate Plan

March 7, 2019
What is a spendthrift trust?

Video: What is a Spendthrift Trust?

February 26, 2019
Protecting Spouse With Estate Plan

Protecting Your Spouse With An Estate Plan

February 21, 2019
What is a Testamentary Trust

Video: What is a Testamentary Trust?

February 18, 2019
Benefits of Living Trusts

Five Benefits of a Living Trust

February 12, 2019
Estate Planning Terms and Concepts Part 2

Estate Planning: Understanding Key Terms and Concepts, Part Two

January 29, 2019
2019 Gift Tax

Video: What is the 2019 Gift Tax?

January 22, 2019
What is the 2019 Estate Tax

Video: What is the 2019 Estate Tax?

January 15, 2019
Estate Planning Key Terms and Concepts

Estate Planning: Understanding Key Terms and Concepts, Part One

January 10, 2019
Do millennials need wills

Video: Do millennials need wills?

December 18, 2018
The Benefits of an Ethical Will

The Benefits of an Ethical Will

December 13, 2018
How old do you need to be to make a will?

Video: How old do you need to be to make a will?

December 7, 2018
Avoiding Family Fights Over Estate Plan

How To Avoid Family Fights Over Your Estate Plan

December 4, 2018
What is a will caveat?

Video: What is a will caveat?

November 29, 2018
Estate Planning For Longer Lifespans

Estate Planning for Longer Lifespans

November 27, 2018
What do you need other than a will

What do you need other than a will?

November 21, 2018
Don't forget four items from will

Drafting a will? Don’t forget these four items!

November 6, 2018
what happens to your will if you get divorced

Video: What happens to your will if you get divorced?

November 1, 2018
Don't Let Estate Planning Scare You This Halloween

Don’t Let Estate Planning Scare You This Halloween

October 30, 2018
Probate Court Records Public Record

Video: Are Probate Court Records Public Record?

October 25, 2018
Estate Planning for Millennials

Estate Planning for Millennials

October 4, 2018
Do Spouses Have Automatic Powers of Attorney

Video: Do Spouses Have Automatic Powers of Attorney For Each Other?

September 27, 2018
Pumpkin Spice Lattes Estate Planning

How Can Pumpkin Spice Lattes Help You With Basic Estate Planning?

September 18, 2018
Guardian vs. Conservator

Video: What is the Difference Between a Guardian and a Conservator?

September 13, 2018
Estate Sales Resource Estate Executors

Estate Sales: An Important Resource For Estate Executors

September 4, 2018
How do you use an advance directive for health care?

Video: How Do You Use An Advance Directive For Health Care?

August 30, 2018
Joining the Conversation About Estate Planning

Joining the Conversation About Estate Planning

August 23, 2018
Who Will Inherit My Timeshare

Who Will Inherit My Timeshare?

August 21, 2018
How do you put assets into a trust

Video: How Do You Put Assets Into A Trust?

August 16, 2018
Estate Planning College Students

Going to College? Two Essential Estate Planning Documents for Young Adults

August 9, 2018
Georgia Power of Attorney Law Update

Video: Update on Georgia’s Power of Attorney Law

August 2, 2018
How to delegate decision-making responsibilities

How to Delegate Your Decision-Making Responsibilities

July 26, 2018
Power of Attorney Valid

Video: When Should You Make Your Power of Attorney Valid?

July 24, 2018
estate planning in preparation for divorce

Estate Planning in Preparation for Divorce

July 12, 2018
How do you terminate a power of attorney?

Video: How Do You Terminate a Power of Attorney?

June 28, 2018
How to avoid estate planning disasters?

Avoiding Estate Planning Disasters

June 19, 2018
What is the difference between guardianship and power of attorney?

Video: What’s the Difference Between a Guardianship and a Power of Attorney?

June 14, 2018
No Contest Clause In Terrorem Clause

Duncan vs. Rawls: No Contest Clauses

June 7, 2018
Do You Have To Probate A Will_ 5.31.18

Video: Do You Have To Probate A Will?

May 31, 2018
HB 121 Modernizing Georgia's Trust Code

HB 121: Modernizing Georgia’s Trust Code

May 22, 2018
Avoid Probate on Georgia House

Video: How Can You Avoid Probate on Your House in Georgia?

May 10, 2018
Georgia Bill SB301 Digital Assets Act

Understanding Georgia Bill SB301 and the Revised Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act

May 3, 2018
What is Guardian Ad Litem

Video: What is a Guardian Ad Litem?

April 26, 2018