Your last Will and Testament is essentially your instructions to the Probate Court as to how you would like your estate distributed. When you die and your will is submitted to the court, a probate case is opened. As with any legal case brought before the court, it becomes a matter of public record. Most families don’t choose to share their personal and financial matters with the world while … [Read more...] about Are All Wills a Matter of Public Record?
A Revocable Living Trust portfolio consists of the Trust and also Pour-Over Wills, Durable Powers of Attorney for Asset Management and the Health Care Directives. You, or you and your spouse are the Trustors and Trustees of the Trust – you are the owners and managers of your Trust. It’s really just two decisions: First, who is going to inherit … [Read more...] about What Kind of Decisions Will I Be Making?
Let us be your guide in securing your essential estate planning needs. From information and education, to counseling with your qualified attorney, to preparing and recording deeds and other Trust funding support, the AmeriEstate team is here to assist you from beginning to end. We use a simple 3-part process: … [Read more...] about Getting Started is Easy!