27th Feb 2017

Blended families are becoming more and more common as many people have been married more than one time. Estate planning for the children of one marriage can be stressful enough, but planning for second or subsequent marriages, can be quite … more

The Roles Life Insurance and Retirement Account Beneficiary Designations Play in Your State Plan

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2nd Feb 2017

Ensuring that all your designated beneficiary details information is complete and accurate is one of the most commonly overlooked details of a comparative estate plan. It is critical that this improvement is as accurate and up-to-date as possible as this … more

16th Aug 2016

Suze Orman, an author and personal finance guru once said, “Estate planning is an important and everlasting gift you can give your family. And setting up a smooth inheritance isn’t as hard as you might think.” As important as it … more

21st Jul 2016

Nobel Prize winner, Anatole France once said “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” Pets hold a special place in our hearts and in our souls. They not only act as companions, they become … more

5 Estate Planning Tips for the Blended Family

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9th Mar 2016

Second marriages and blended families are common in United States. In fact, an average of 65% of all remarriages involve children from prior marriages and form blended families. While blended families can be wonderful for both the parents and the … more

26th Aug 2015

Estate Planning may seem like something only older, extremely wealthy people need to think about. However, this is not the case. Estate planning is something everyone should not only think about, but also prepare for. Once something happens to us, … more

Top 5 Problems Caused by Not Completing an Estate Plan

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13th Jan 2015

Completing an estate plan is actually one of the most important things you can do for yourself and your family. There are several reasons why this is not only an important consideration, but one you should make right now if … more

How to Estate Plan for Virtual Assets

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8th Apr 2014

In the past two decades, the Internet and the digital world have seen tremendous development, which led to the creation of ‘virtual assets’. As an Orange County estate planning professional, I want to help you learn more about the various … more

10th Mar 2014

Not many people understand the concept of estate planning. This is why as an estate-planning attorney in Orange County, CA, I have decided to explain estate planning and its importance for each of us. When we think of an estate, … more

An Estate planning Attorney Explains How a Prenup Benefit Your Estate Plan

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16th Dec 2013

In California, marriage does not necessarily mean the integration of all properties in the union of two partners.  As single individuals, before marriage, a couple owns separate properties.  Once they are married, they may own community properties.  Community properties are … more