The Level of Control You Want to Maintain Over Your Assets is What Drives The Need For a Trust

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30th Jun 2017

When people start thinking about estate planning, they essentially think of what will happen to their assets and loved ones at the time of their death. As such, the majority of people will compose a last will and testament and … more

How Do You Benefit From Incorporating a Revocable Living Trust Into Your Estate Plan?

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2nd May 2017

A Revocable Living Trust, or inter vivos trust, is another name for a living trust. It essentially is a legal document created by the trust maker in order to determine who will take possession and control of their assets after … 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

What is Undue Influence in Estate Planning?

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14th Apr 2015

It is unfortunate, but sometimes people manipulate those that are vulnerable in some way and especially dependent on others. Sometimes this manipulation may come in the form of an individual attempting to take advantage of someone and manipulate legal documents, … more

13th Apr 2015

Estate planning is only legally acknowledged as valid when the individual engaged is of “sound mind”. “Sound mind”, while simple to understand and in short words, in estate planning actually refers to a complicated set of rules governing when an … more

12th Jan 2015

11th Oct 2014

Dwight Edward Tompkins,Estate Planning Lawyerin Orange County, California.

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University – Highlights

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28th Mar 2014

20th Mar 2014

Here are five reasons you need a living trust:1.  Your assets will go directly to your beneficiaries — bypassing the lengthy and expensive probate process, especially here in California. 2.  A trust is private and will not become public record … more

22nd Sep 2013

Dwight Edward Tompkins,Attorney at Law.714 385-0044.