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July 2018 Archives

How an irrevocable trust impacts government benefits

An irrevocable trust is one that you typically cannot modify, amend, revoke or change in any way. There are rare situations that allow for some alteration, but, generally speaking, the trust has to stay exactly as it was when you set it up. The assets are no longer yours. Now they belong exclusively to the trust.

3 common reasons families dispute over an estate

When you begin planning your estate, one of the primary objectives is to minimize the possibility of dispute amongst family members once you have passed away. This can be tricky, and even the most airtight estate plan does not guarantee that a family member will not object or legally dispute it. There are several steps you can take, though, to minimize the chances of this and plan your estate wisely. 

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