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Everything You Need to Know about Advance Directives

Advance directives ensure healthcare wishes are carried out when a person cannot speak or advocate for themselves. Here's more about them.

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Everything You Need to Know about a Power of Attorney

A power of attorney is an important part of an estate plan, but there are more uses for them than that. Here is a guide to the types of POA and how to set one up.

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Everything You Need to Know About Wills and Trusts

Depending on your estate plan you may need a will, trust, or both. Here is everything you need to need to know about wills and trusts.

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9 Common Estate Planning Mistakes

Making an estate plan is an important step in creating security for your family. Make sure that you avoid these common mistakes to ensure your plan works for you and your family when you need it to.

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What You Need to Know about a Living Trust

A living trust is established during a grantor's lifetime to ensure their assets are passed down in accordance to their wished. Here's what to know about a living trust.

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8 Reasons to Put Your Home in a Trust

Putting your home in a trust offers multiple advantages to your estate. Here are 8 reasons it might make sense for you.

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6 Ways to Avoid Probate Court

When the time comes to pass on their estate, most people would prefer their heirs didn't have to deal with probate court. Here are 6 ways to set up your estate to avoid probate court.

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Using a Charitable Trust to Secure Your Legacy

A charitable trust is a helpful tool to secure your legacy. Find out the types of charitable trusts and whether it is a right fit for you.

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Revocable vs. Irrevocable Trust

Look at revocable vs. irrevocable trusts to understand the differences and determine which one is a best fit for you.

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How to Negotiate Your Medical Bills

Medical bills can be surprising, but there are ways to negotiate charges. Here's what you need to know to negotiate your medical bill.