Monthly Archives: June 2020

Estate Planning for Divorced Parents in Massachusetts

Divorce is an important life event that requires changes to other aspects of your life such as retirement and estate planning. Decisions that were previously straight forward when you were married are more complicated when divorced but have children together. The following tips on estate planning for divorced parents can help you navigate some of […]

4 Things Single Adults Should Have in Their Estate Plan

The urgency to complete estate planning for single adults is often different from that of married individuals. Without a spouse, single adults face more uncertainty in who would be involved in their life in the event of disability or incapacity, and also who will inherit upon death. In addition to the normal Last Will & […]

Tips on Estate Planning for Single Adults

estate planning for single adults

Estate planning discussions are often focused on married couples, but it’s equally important for single individuals to prepare one too. In fact, in some ways, it’s more important for single adults given that heirs are less obvious and there are generally no jointly owned assets. A proper estate plan may be the only way to […]

What to Look For in an Estate Planning Attorney

There are an abundance of estate planning attorneys. How can you narrow down your choices and select the right attorney for your needs? There are several factors to consider. Here’s what to look for in an estate planning attorney. 1 – Areas of Practice Some attorneys cover broad areas of practice (i.e. estate planning, personal […]

Reasons to Hire an Estate Planning Attorney

Estate planning can be very complicated and stressful. That alone is reason to hire a professional. But, if you’re not convinced, consider these other reasons to hire an estate planning attorney. 1 – Complex Family Matters Every family is unique, but yours may be even more so if you have children from multiple marriages, step […]