Real Estate’s Role in Estate Planning

Your estate includes all the property you own, including tangible personal property, intangible property (bank accounts, retirement accounts, insurance, business interest, investments, etc.), as well as real property. Because real estate is an illiquid asset, it’s...

For LGBTQ Couples, Trusts Might Trump Wills

For same-sex couples, trusts may offer better asset protection than wills, wealthcounsel.com advises, and that might prove especially true when an LGBTQ couple’s relationship is not supported by one or both of their families. When a will goes to probate, family...