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Fear or no fear, it is going to happen anyway

  “Sabrina Winters made the trust planning process extremely easy. She is very responsive and is flexible about meeting times, venues, etc. She and her office are warm, yet professional. She exhibits a vast amount of knowledge about her field and we truly feel that she is acting as our advocate. We are very reassured […]

Don’t Have Your Loved One Rolling In Their Grave By Making These 4 Probate Mistakes

Probate is the Court process to settle a person’s estate after their death. The process carries with it several potential problems and risks. Knowledge of such pitfalls can eliminate or reduce the difficulties. 1.  Missing Documents: A Will names an Executor (also known as a “Fiduciary” or “Personal Representative”) to probate the Estate. In order […]

What are Estate Lawyer and Trust Attorney Fees?

Though there are many factors that you should consider when choosing an estate lawyer or trust attorney, the price for services is often a consideration. What should you expect in the way of fees? Though every attorney has different rates and a different fee schedule, here is a guide to what you can expect for […]

What Do Estate Planning Attorneys Do?

They say there are only two things in life that you can count on – death and taxes. An estate planning attorney helps you plan for the inevitability of death, as well as the possibility of mental or physical incapacity prior to death. The key word here is PLAN. Each individual comes to an estate […]

How to get Power of Attorney In North Carolina

You have heard the term “Power of Attorney” and have a general idea of what that encompasses. But now that you have decided to get your affairs in order, you need some specifics. What exactly does getting and giving power of attorney entail, and how do you get power of attorney in the state of […]

What is a Living Trust?

A living trust is a plan that you create during your lifetime to spell out what will happen to your belongings after your death. Just like a will, a living trust is a legal document that lists all of your wishes regarding your assets, your dependents and your heirs. It spells out who gets what, […]

What Is A Probate Lawyer?

When you hear the word “probate,” you probably think of probate court. Many of us associate probate court with a long, drawn out, costly process, wrapped in the red tape of the legal system. Going through probate court can be especially difficult when you are grieving the loss of a loved one. Probate court proceedings […]

How To Find The Right Estate Planning Attorney

You have decided to get your “ducks in a row” and create a will. A smart decision! Creating a will ensures that your final wishes are carried out, and that your assets will go to loved ones or favorite charities according to your plan. The first step in creating a will is hiring a qualified […]

“Get Your Ducks in a Row” Estate Planning Workshop – This is the last one until 2015!!

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How To Write A Will

How to Create a Will Plan It’s not pleasant to think about it, but you know you need one. So how do you prepare for your meeting with your attorney to assist her in writing a will? Here are a few tips to help you get started: Inventory Your Assets One of the first things […]

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