Do you think you are too young to come up with an estate plan? Think again, because having the proper tools in place can help ensure that you are set up for the future. Here are some questions you'll likely have about setting up your estate plan. Who Needs to Be Involved in Estate Planning? If you are single, estate planning can be done on your own with an estate planning attorney.
11 June 2020
If you are going through a divorce, you may be concerned that you may be forced to pay alimony because you earn more than your spouse. The Census Bureau found that 243,000 Americans received alimony in 2016, but not every divorce results in alimony. There are also long-term and short-term forms of spousal support. Temporary Vs. Permanent Alimony Temporary alimony, also known as "temporary spousal support," is only meant to be provided until you have finalized the divorce.
11 June 2020
When you work with an estate planning lawyer, it can be helpful to get your ducks lined up in a row as neatly as possible. Follow these four tips to make life a bit easy for both you and your estate planning attorney. Make Contact With Beneficiaries an Ongoing Thing One of the biggest drains on time for an estate planning lawyer is tracking down beneficiaries. You can preserve more of the money that will go to your estate by taking this burden off of your attorney.
8 May 2020
One of the hardest parts about co-parenting and sharing custody after a divorce is knowing if your child is safe in your former spouse's custody. While you most likely don't have to worry about this problem, what if there are some red flags that come up? These red flags don't mean that you don't like that your child gets more freedom at their other parent's house. They mean what if the parent has booked a trip to somewhere potentially dangerous and wants to bring the child along?
25 March 2020
Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the plan people use for debt-elimination purposes, and including the right debts on your plan is a vital step. When you file, your lawyer will assist you in this, but here are some essential steps to help you understand how this works. The Basic Principles of Chapter 7 If you do not understand the basic principles of this branch, you should start here. Chapter 7 has two key principles to know about:
26 February 2020
If you've been the victim of a serious trucking accident, this can be a very challenging time in your life. The severity of the accident and the extent of your injuries should be considered. It may be necessary to file a lawsuit against the other driver. However, you'll want to know the absolute top ways to assist you in building the most persuasive case. 1. Gather evidence Taking the time to get all of your evidence together before contacting your attorney is a great thing to do.
23 January 2020