Category: Family

Things Your Executor Can and Can’t Do

Things Your Executor Can and Can’t Do

The executor of a Will is responsible for making a lot of different decisions, but are there limits to their powers? This post goes through an executor’s responsibilities and gives examples of what they can and can’t do.

/ April 3, 2018
Common Questions About Estates

Common Questions About Estates

It’s important to plan your estate, but what exactly is an estate, and what does it include? Everyone has an estate, and everyone should take the time to plan for what happens to it when they pass away. This post...

/ March 22, 2018
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4 Questions to Ask Your Child’s Temporary Guardian

Traveling without your children? If you have to pick a temporary guardian to care for your children in your absence, you may want to ask them these four questions to ensure they’re capable of handling the responsibilities that come with...

/ March 20, 2018
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Can Children Fly Alone?

Traveling alone as a minor can be an exciting experience for a child but a stressful one for the parents. In this post, we cover whether an airline will let children fly alone, how old they must be to do...

/ February 15, 2018
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How to Purchase a Cemetery Plot

Did you know that cemetery plots can vary in cost from hundreds to thousands of dollars, depending on the type of burial container (like a crypt, mausoleum, or columbarium) you choose for your remains? Learn the basics of purchasing cemetery...

/ January 30, 2018
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What is a Holographic Will?

A Last Will and Testament is usually carefully crafted according to state regulations, typed using a word processor, and signed by at least two witnesses as well as the testator. However, in some situations, a handwritten unwitnessed Will, called a...

/ January 18, 2018