Estates, Wills, Trusts

What is probate, and what does it mean to probate a will.

How to create a trust for the future care of your pets, and alternatives to the use of a trust.

How to transfer property into and out of a living trust.

How trusts work, and when people may benefit from creating a trust as part of their estate plans.

Free self-proving affidavit forms to be appended to a simple will.

Free sample will form for a single person who has no children.

Free sample will form for a single person who has children.

Free sample will form for a married person who has no children.

Free sample will form for a married person who has children.

Free sample will form for a person in a domestic relationship who has no children.

Free sample will form for a person in a domestic relationship who has children.

What are the signs of a loss of mental competence, such that a person may need a guardian, conservator or other legal protections.

The benefits of transferring assets to adult children through a trust.

The advantages of giving to charity through a charitable remainder trust.

How heirs can benefit from the use of an IRA inheritor's trust.

Describing the importance of diversification in investment planning.

What is a conservator, and how do you petition for a legal conservatorship.

What is a guardian, and how do you petition a court for legal guardianship.

What are the benefits of having a will, and what a legal will can do for your estate.

Free examples of a limited power of attorney form.

Free sample medical power of attorney (healthcare proxy) form

Free sample durable power of attorney form.

Explaining the benefits of having a power of attorney and when you should execute a power of attorney, along with free sample forms.

What is involved in planning and administering an estate.