Estate Planning Misconceptions

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Estate Planning Misconceptions

It’s time to create an estate plan—but how should you distribute your assets? These common estate planning myths and misconceptions can scare off would-be testators. While working with an estate planning attorney is the best way to ensure your estate is divided and distributed according to your wishes, understanding the truths behind these misconceptions can […]

Governor DeSantis Signs New Florida Guardianship Bill Into Law

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis recently signed 21 new bills into law, which included House Bill 709/Senate Bill 994, which amended some of the state’s guardianship laws. Under the new legislation, seniors have additional protections while in the care of a guardian. The bill also contains changes to guardian oversight and reporting requirements. Changes to Florida […]

What Does it Mean to Have a Living Trust?

Revocable living trusts are the most common types of trusts available. They provide people with the peace of mind of knowing that they have outlined their wishes for passing down their assets and property to beneficiaries. Generally speaking, three people are involved in the creation of a living trust: a grantor, a trustee and a […]