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Is a handwritten will legally binding?

Thursday, August 19th 2021 10:06 am

Wondering if you can make arrangements on your own and whether a handwritten will is legally binding? Here's what Wisconsin law says.

Wills and powers of attorney: can I mark changes on original document?

Monday, January 29th 2018 12:00 am
Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC

Can I just line out the previous name of my personal representative, print the new name and initial it for the change to be viewed as a legal and binding change?

Pandemic-proof your estate plan

Monday, May 18th 2020 1:06 pm

5 estate plan changes to make in the wake of COVID-19

Preparing your executor or trustee for success

Sunday, October 15th 2017 12:00 am
Estate planning attorneys at Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC

While death is not a favorite dinnertime conversation, it’s crucial to set aside time to talk with those you have designated to manage your estate when you’re gone.

Signs it's time to consider a trust

Monday, February 15th 2021 8:50 am

A living trust can be an attractive option to many, allowing for the transfer of asset ownership while maintaining the ability to use the assets as you normally would.

Wills vs. trusts: Which is right for me?

Thursday, April 19th 2018 12:00 am
Johns, Flaherty & Collins, SC

While most people appreciate the need for a will in an estate plan, trusts are less widely understood.