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July 31, 2013

What Should I Do With My Estate Plan After A Divorce?

Question: I got a divorce. I think my spouse was named in my estate plan. What should I do? Answer: If you don’t want your spouseRead More
July 31, 2013

Probate Myths and Facts

Myth: Probate costs and attorney fees are usually as high as 10 percent of your estate. Fact: Arizona court costs to open a probate are veryRead More
July 31, 2013

Do I Need A Will If I Want My Spouse And Kids To Inherit Everything?

Question: I don’t have a Will but I want my spouse and kids to inherit everything. If my spouse and kids will inherit everything anyway, what’sRead More
July 31, 2013
Tammy Wynette’s Will

Tammy Wynette’s Will

Did Tammy Wynette Want To Disinherit Her Children? Virginia Wynette Pugh, who later became known as Tammy Wynette, was born in Mississippi on May 5, 1942Read More
July 31, 2013

“The Will” – New Episodes Starting Soon!

For any of you who are into the interesting, strange and downright bizarre stories of the Rich and Famous and their estates, you have to checkRead More
July 31, 2013

What Is Community Property and Separate Property?

Question: What is community property? I am married and live in Arizona. Does this affect me? Answer: Married individuals living in community property states own propertyRead More
July 31, 2013

New Arizona Corporation Commission Nonprofit Forms – The Good and the Bad

Recently, the Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC) released all new forms for entity filings. This includes new forms for nonprofit corporations. Depending on your goals, this couldRead More
July 30, 2013

Arizona’s Homestead Exemption

What is a Homestead? Generally, a homestead is a dwelling including the land and buildings on the land that is occupied by the owner. What isRead More
July 30, 2013

Treating Children Fairly Doesn’t Always Mean Equally

Most parents want to treat their children fairly in their estate planning, and many assume this means that their children should have an equal inheritance. ButRead More
July 30, 2013

Do It Yourself Estate Planning

Question: Is DIY estate planning a good idea? If you think performing your own surgery or doing your own dental work is a good idea, thenRead More