Tag Archives: will

Are you an Executor?

30 Aug

How many times has someone told me, “I’m my mom’s executor”, and I have responded, “No you’re not.  Your mom is still alive!  You’re not an executor until she is gone.”  I usually tell them more.  I have to add quite a bit more information because they just keep adding layers of complexity and formality […]

Who gets what?

08 Jun

Think of everything you own:  life insurance policies, annuities, IRAs, 401ks, retirement plans, pensions, brokerage accounts, all the bank accounts and money markets and CDs, your home, other real estate, business interest, autos and finally, all the stuff in and around your home and on your property, furniture, computers, TVs, firearms, tools, paintings, pianos . […]