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When should I update my estate plan?

As a resident of Florida, it is important that you have an estate plan in place. However, you cannot simply write one plan and expect it to remain valid through the course of your life. There are many different occasions that may require you to make changes to your...

What is a special needs trust?

If one of your children is a special needs child, you may wish to consider establishing a Florida special needs trust for him or her. As FindLaw explains, a special needs trust is one that you set up for the benefit of your child, naming him or her the beneficiary of...

The basics of trusts

People in Florida who want to understand their options when it comes to estate planning should know that a will is far from the only type of tool that may benefit them. For many people, the use of a trust can be a beneficial asset in protecting their estate and...

What is a codicil?

If you have heeded the advice of estate planning experts in Hernando County, then you have likely already drafted your will. Yet there is indeed one issue that creating a will early on in your life presents: what happens as your material and/or familial circumstances...

What are the required components of a will?

Having a will allows you to dictate what you want to happen with your personal property and assets after your death. It also allows you to manage care for pets and minor children. Creating a will in Florida is not too difficult. However, you must ensure that any will...

Paying your personal representative

Many from Hernando County often come to us here at with a wealth of questions about everything they will be asking those that they choose as their personal representatives to do. With the awesome responsibility that a personal...