What to Remember When Estate Planning

Don’t Forget These Important Items When You Create an Estate Plan After spending a lifetime earning your assets, you owe it to yourself and your loved ones to keep those assets safe through estate planning. When handled properly, this process ensures your family is...

North Carolina Probate Costs

Calculating North Carolina Probate Costs and Planning Strategies to Avoid Them When someone dies in North Carolina, their estate may not always be distributed how you expect. If the deceased didn’t plan ahead, the state courts get involved through a process called...

Retooling Your Estate Plan When You Get Married

Why You Need to Re-Examine Your Estate Plan If You Get Married or Remarried Making an estate plan is an important step that everyone needs to take at some point, but to be most helpful that plan must be updated whenever you experience major life events. Marriage and...

The 4 Main Types of Wills

What You Need to Know About the Types of Wills and How to Draft Them Eventually, every North Carolina resident should start thinking about a will as part of their overall estate planning strategy. You might be surprised to know there isn’t just a single type...