How Marriage and Divorce Affect Estate Plans

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  Having an Estate Plan is the best way to insure that your family is protected from probate, taxes, and the unexpected upon your death.   Your Estate Plan will direct how your assets will be divided -and if done right – will leave provisions for covering debt and other expenses, and avoid family fights and other problems…. Read more »

How Does California’s End of Life Option Act Affect Your Estate Plan?

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How does California’s End of Life Option Act Affect Your Estate Plan?   California’s Right to Die Act was born out of California resident, Brittany Maynard’s, decision to move to Oregon to take advantage of that state’s law allowing physician-assisted suicide, after being diagnosed with terminal brain cancer.   On June 9, the California legislature… Read more »