Tag: last will and testament

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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
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Alternative Executors in Last Wills

Choosing an executor for your Last Will and Testament is an important part of your estate plan since they will be the person who administers your last wishes. Usually, people choose family members to execute their Wills, but if you...

/ December 20, 2017
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How to Execute a Will

You’re the executor of someone’s Will, and they have just passed away. What do you need to do now that you’re being called into action? In this blog, we discuss the steps you should take to properly execute a Will,...

/ November 8, 2017
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5 Reasons Your Will Could Be Contested

Creating a Last Will and Testament is a great way to ensure that your estate is distributed or taken care of according to your wishes after you pass away. However, even if a will is recognized as valid and has...

/ October 4, 2017
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What Happens if You Die Without a Will?

Many people assume creating a Last Will is a task to be done near the end of life, but there are some compelling reasons to make your Will now,

/ April 6, 2017
6 Reasons to Start Estate Planning in the New Year

6 Reasons to Start Estate Planning in the New Year

With the New Year on its way, here are six reasons why you should resolve to create your estate plan in 2015.

/ December 2, 2014