Blog Posts in October, 2011

What is the scariest and most expensive estate planning mistake?

Happy Halloween everybody! Today's post is going to answer a question that I get pretty often from folks these days, and will fit right in with the Halloween theme. "What is the scariest ...
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Cost of Probate vs. Trust Administration

Every so often someone asks me how expensive it is to go through probate, and whether or not they should use a Living Trust to avoid it. The answer to that question is that Trust administration can be ...
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Should I just leave everything to my spouse to avoid Taxes?

A came across an interesting article on Al Davis today (click here for article). You might have heard about Al Davis's death if you have been watching the news or if you happen to be a sports fan. ...
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Revocable Living Trust vs. Irrevocable Trust

In one of my previous posts, I described the benefits of a Revocable Living Trust, and recently I realized that many people might not know how this differs from an Irrevocable Trust. So this naturally ...
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