Creating a successful, and comprehensive, estate plan requires you to do more than simply focus on to whom you wish to gift your estate assets. You will also need to consider how and when those assets are distributed. For many people, avoiding probate is also an important estate planning goal. If you hope to steer […] The post Vero Beach Living Trust Attorneys Steer Clear of Probate appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
You already understand the need to have a comprehensive estate plan in place. Likewise, you understand the need for a well thought out retirement plan. Are you aware, however, of the importance of integrating your retirement plan into your estate plan? While the two plans may succeed separately, there is little doubt that they will [ ] The post Vero Beach Estate Planning Attorneys Explain the Need to Include Retirement Planning in Your Estate Plan appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
If you are contemplating the need for long-term care for yourself, or for an elderly loved one, in the future you may be worried about how to pay for that care when the time comes. If so, you are certainly not alone. The high cost of long-term care (LTC) is a concern for the vast [ ] The post Vero Beach Medicaid Attorneys Explain the Spend Down Rules appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
As a grandparent, there is likely not much you wouldn’t do to help a grandchild. Sadly, there are scam artists out there who use that fact to prey – with much success on the elderly in what has come to be known as the “Granny Scam.” In an effort to help prevent you from [ ] The post Vero Beach Elder Law Attorneys Explain the Granny Scam appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
If you plan to pass down assets to your children, either during the course of your lifetime or after your death, you need to recognize the potential threat to those assets in doing so. More specifically, it is important for you to understand the threat your in-laws could pose to the assets you spend a [ ] The post Vero Beach Estate Planning Lawyers Discuss the In-Law Threat appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
Although a Last Will and Testament remains the most common estate planning document, trust agreements have gained in popularity to the point where they are a close second. When a trust works as planned it can help to accomplish a wide range of estate planning goals. For that to occur, the Trustee must administer the [ ] The post Vero Beach Trust Administration Lawyer Explains How to Remove a Trustee appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
Conventional estate planning addresses a wide variety of assets, including real and personal property as well as tangible and intangible assets. In today’s electronic age, however, there is yet another type of asset that needs to be included in your estate plan – digital assets. In fact, digital assets may make up a significant percentage [ ] The post Vero Beach Estate Planning Lawyers Discuss Your Digital Assets appeared first on Kulas Law Group.