If medical personnel are able to access your medical history during an emergency, it could mean the difference between life and death.
Unfortunately, not all families get along. If you are having problems with one of your children, you may not want them to benefit from your estate. There are several strategies for dealing with an estranged child in your estate plan.
Ensuring mental capacity is a critical part of estate planning. Click here to learn more.
If your spouse dies, you may have to decide whether or when to sell your house. There are some tax considerations that go into that decision.
Elder law and estate planning serve two different -- but equally vital -- functions. The main difference is that elder law is focused on your lifetime care needs, while estate planning concentrates on what happens to your assets after you die.
Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) are an important tool for small business owners, but they can also be useful in estate planning. An LLC can help you pass assets to your children while avoiding gift and estate taxes.