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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, 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.