The “Why”, “When” and “How” of Having a Will

The laws governing wills vary state by state. When a person dies without a will, state law will determine who gets the property.   This can result in unhappy surprises for the surviving family, especially in a step family situation.  If you do not decide how you would like your property…

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What Would Happen to Your Pet if You Died Unexpectedly?

Pets are part of the family, often have jobs to do in our homes, and provide us with love and companionship. Yet, many people do not make plans for what would happen to beloved pets after the owner’s death.   Providing for pets is different than providing for minor children. …

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