Having a Baby? You Probably Need to Update Your Estate Plan
Just as with any important life event, an estate plan should be reviewed every time a baby is born. There are events that parents can plan for to prevent court costs, legal fees, plan for college costs, and nominate […]Read more
I wanted to share the link to the pamphlet Responsibilities of Guardians in North Carolina, which is published by the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts. The pamphlet provides a summary of the requirements and prohibited acts for […]Read more
Once your estate planning documents are signed, you cannot ignore them. Check with your estate planning attorney every few years to keep these documents up to date. If you fail to update your estate plan frequently enough, your documents may […]Read more
Did You Know That You Already Have An Estate Plan?
For those without an estate plan, it may seem like good news that the State of North Carolina has prepared one for you at no cost. The Legislature drafted statutes for people who die without a will based on […]Read more
The Importance Of A Health Care Power of Attorney
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Most clients have a basic understanding of what a Health Care Power of Attorney does and why it is a necessary part of their estate plan. Essentially, the document names another person to make health care decisions for you […]Read more
What is a Guardian?
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When an adult becomes incapacitated or when children lose their parents, someone must make decisions on their behalf. A person who is appointed by a court to look after a ward is known as a guardian. Only a court […]Read more