Tag Archives: death

Online Estate Planning? Things to Think About

Call me old-fashioned, but I think estate planning should involve a personalized and continuing relationship, not a transaction.

While some may prefer to use low-cost websites or software because they are more concerned about price than value, think about what they won't be getting. Can LegalZoom or other online providers:
  • Look you in the eye or shake your hand?
  • ...
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My Loved One Has Died – What Do I Do Now?

When a family member or other loved one dies, grief and shock can sometimes be overwhelming.

The last thing most people want to think about is making phone calls or funeral arrangements. Some things do not need to be done immediately, but there are some steps that should be taken soon after the loss of your...
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Talk is Cheap

Talk is Cheap, Estate Plans are Priceless

The famous musician Prince died a year ago and the battle over his fortune will not be resolved any time soon.

The question of whether Prince left a will continues to be one of the great mysteries in this soap opera with...
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What To Do Upon the Death of a Loved One

The death of a loved one can be shocking, painful and stressful.

Although we all wish that the time immediately after their death could be spent grieving and spending time with family, there are several steps that need to be taken quickly to ensure the deceased’s wishes are carried out and...
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