September 22, 2015

What Assets Go Through Probate?

It is important to understand that not all assets go through probate. Generally, jointly owned assets, assets that have a beneficiary designation, and assets placed in […]
October 6, 2015

What Assets Do NOT Go Through Probate?

In this segment of my three part overview of what assets do not pass through probate, I will discuss the second broad category of assets that do […]
October 7, 2015

The Basics of Asset Protection

Asset protection, in essence, is organizing your property in a manner that protects it from a potential lawsuit. Business entities such as corporations and limited partnerships, as well […]
October 13, 2015

What is a Trust?

A trust is a crucial part of a well-crafted estate plan. Trusts allow a third party, known as the trustee, to hold and have control over assets in […]