Probate is often necessary to facilitate the transfer of assets after a death occurs. While you want the probate process to move as quickly as possible so new heirs can take ownership, some issues and complications can arise that cause delays. A process could take a year, with some estates probated more quickly while others take much longer. It often takes this long due to extensive legal … [Read more...] about What Can Slow Down the Probate Process?
"What You Miss with a Do it Yourself Will?" by Attorney Jon J. Gasior … [Read more...] about What You Miss with a Do it Yourself Will (Audio)
"What is the Money in a Special Needs Trust Used for?" by Attorney Jon J. Gasior … [Read more...] about What is the Money in a Special Needs Trust Used For?
"How Often Do I Need To Update My Will?" by Attorney Victor A. Lembo … [Read more...] about How Often Do I Need to Update My Will (Audio)
Were you recently notified that you will be receiving an inheritance? If so, an inheritance can come hand-in-hand with conflicting emotions. An inheritance follows the death of a loved one, and especially in the event of a sudden or unexpected loss, may cause you to experience the grief that comes with it. On the other hand, an inheritance can often mean financial freedom for the recipient. A … [Read more...] about What Should I Do With My Inheritance?
"What Should I Do With My Inheritance?" written by The American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, shared by Attorney Colleen Sinclair Prosser … [Read more...] about What Should I Do With My Inheritance? (Audio)
"How to Put Assets in the Name of Your Living Trust - Part One" by Attorney Nicole Livingston … [Read more...] about How to Put Assets in the Name of Your Living Trust – Part One (Audio)
It’s likely you already have a comprehensive estate plan in place and probably spent hours contemplating the decisions you made in your plan. You also placed a great deal of thought towards the distribution of your estate assets, your choice for executor of your Will, Trustee of your Trust, and guardian for your minor children. You covered everything right? Well maybe not. All too often, people … [Read more...] about Do You Know Who Your Designated Beneficiaries Are?
When we traditionally think about estate planning we think about wills and trusts and powers of attorney. We think about how these documents will help protect our assets, but often times the discussion of assets is limited to real estate and bank accounts. Today I want to introduce you to something that is becoming an increasingly important part of estate planning but one that is just as often … [Read more...] about How Do I Protect My Digital Assets Through My Estate Plan?
THE ANNAPOLIS SEMINAR IS NOW FULL BUT WE HAVE PLENTY OF SEATS STILL AVAILABLE IN BOWIE, EDGEWATER AND CHESAPEAKE BEACH! Sinclair Prosser Gasior is please to invite you to our upcoming Estate Planning Seminars in September of 2016. To register visit https://www.sinclairprosserlaw.com/seminars/ or call (410) 573-4818 and (301) 970-8080. The presentation establishes the necessary components … [Read more...] about Did you forget to sign up for our FREE Estate Planning Seminars – September 2016