WHAT ARE TRUSTS AND HOW CAN THE BENEFIT ME?

WHAT ARE TRUSTS AND HOW CAN THE BENEFIT ME? BY: LAMA ALQASEMI, ESQ. Some people may have heard the term come up in passing during a conversation and others may have read about it on a brochure or magazine. Trust. Sounds like a fancy legal document that only people...

How to Help Your Loved Ones (and Assets) Avoid Probate

How to Help Your Loved Ones (and Assets) Avoid Probate Today, many people are using a revocable living trust instead of a will or joint ownership as the foundation of their estate plan. When properly prepared, a living trust avoids the public, costly and...

Things You Need to Know as Successor Trustee

Things You Need to Know as Successor Trustee Being named as a successor trustee in someone’s revocable living trust document can be considered a great honor. But with that honor comes responsibility. Whether you were appointed to this role due to someone’s death or...