Tag: living will
5 Things To Know About a Will
1. Will Must Go To Probate Court Most people know that a Will tells people what you want to do with your money and other property after you pass away. A properly executed Will can in fact be kept private until after you pass away. But after you pass away, […]
Advance Care Directives: What Are They?
Advance care directives provide an opportunity to participate ahead of time in making medical decisions in potentially life-ending circumstances. We all have the right to participate in our own health care decisions. But there are times such as a serious accident or sudden illness when this is not possible. Advance care […]
Wills and other Basic Estate Planning Documents
Most people understand that a will takes care of divvying up money and property after someone dies. But what other basic estate planning documents exist? What difference exists between a Will and a Living Will? When and Why might a trust present a better option? Some simple definitions should clarify […]