Most people think that their Last Will and Testament is a “simple” one, but that is not always the case. A “simple will” is a will that leaves the person’s entire estate to their spouse, or to their children equally. Or to their spouse first, then to their children equally if their spouse does not survive them. Having a step-family can create a need for a more complex will (but not … [Read more...] about What is a “Simple Will”?
Where Should you Keep your “Original” Will?
Once you have signed your Last Will and Testament where should you keep it? How do you know that your loved ones will be able to find it?This is an important concern because if the original is lost, it may not be found when it is needed. Or, even worse, it may be found years later after everything has been distributed in way that you did not intend (leading to guilt and upset for your … [Read more...] about Where Should you Keep your “Original” Will?