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Providing for the people who matter most to you is one of estate planning’s overarching goals. An inheritnace can go a long way toward ensuring the security of your partner, spouse, or children after you’re gone. But sometimes our loved ones need to be protected from themselves. Reckless spending and the claims of creditors can quickly eat away at what at first seemed like limitless reserves. By establishing a spendthrift trust, you can help safeguard the assets you leave…
Like most people, members of the LGBTQ community often wait until after a major life event before meeting with a lawyer to plan their estates. The adoption of a child, the death of a loved one, or the approach of old age can be enough to prompt some of us to meet with a lawyer. Depending on the life event in question, waiting might work—or it might simply be too late. Learn why the best time to put…
What will happen to your frequent flyer miles when you’re gone? Will your spouse, partner, or someone else you care about be able to use and enjoy them? The airlines’ rules are not always clear-cut on the matter. But with proper planning, you can make the most of their policies and help to ensure that your miles are passed on to someone you designate. Click here to learn more: https://mdlgbtestateplanning.com/articles/who-inherits-your-frequent-flyer-miles/