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  • Avoiding Probate with a Small Estate Affidavit
    Avoiding Probate with a Small Estate Affidavit

    Legal planning and estate strategies seem a smart move for those with large estates that take much planning, but what about the family who doesn’t have much of an estate to transfer? What about those ...

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  • LTC Insurance Agent Warns of Major Changes in Industry
    LTC Insurance Agent Warns of Major Changes in Industry

    This development could have major implications for our clients. As an estate planning lawyer, I am constantly asked for advice on whether someone should buy Long Term Care Insurance. If this writer is ...

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  • No Contest Clauses in Wills - When There is a Challenge to the Validity of the Instrument
    No Contest Clauses in Wills - When There is a Challenge to the Validity of the Instrument

    The purpose of a no contest clause that is included in a California will is to discourage frivolous legal disputes of the terms of a will after the testator has deceased. While in many cases a no ...

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  • How Living Trusts Avoid Probate
    How Living Trusts Avoid Probate

    The point of creating a will and planning an estate is to organize your affairs before death so that all monies and properties are transferred efficiently and quickly to the desired recipients. The ...

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  • Why Avoid Probate?
    Why Avoid Probate?

    Most people realize that probate is not a favorable process to encounter after the death of a loved one. But why should you avoid probate? What exactly is it about probate that makes it so ...

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  • Should I Avoid Probate?
    Should I Avoid Probate?

    When settling the estate of a loved one, most times friends and family will face the reality of probate. While avoidable, most estates enter probate and face a months-long process of settling the ...

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