Tag: last will and testament

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What Does Bequeath Mean?

Bequeath is a term used in a Last Will document that means to gift something to another after you pass away. Find out more about what bequeath means and how it differs from the term devise in this post.

/ January 23, 2019
3 Common Estate Planning Mistakes

3 Common Estate Planning Mistakes

Familiarize yourself with these common estate planning mistakes so you can avoid them in your own estate plan.

/ November 22, 2018
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The Basics of End-of-Life Planning

There’s no reason to cause your family and friends additional stress by having them make last-minute funeral arrangements after you pass away. With an End-of-Life plan, you can outline exactly how you want to be remembered. Find out more in...

/ August 2, 2018
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How to Complete Your Estate Plan with a New Document

Discussing what might happen after you pass away can be difficult, but with an End-of-Life Plan to help sort out your memorial service and other decisions, the discussion can be a little easier. In this post, we explore what this...

/ May 29, 2018
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3 Things You Should Do Before Getting Remarried

Many problems can arise if you do not make sure your legal affairs are in order before getting remarried. Find out three things you should do before the big day in this post.

/ May 10, 2018
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