15th Dec 2012

DWIGHT EDWARD TOMPKINS,Estate Planning Lawyer. Tompkins-Law.com 

9th Dec 2012

Dwight Edward Tompkins,Estate Planning Lawyer. Tompkins-Law.com 

2nd Dec 2012

No.  As the creator of the trust, you have 2 powers that give you ultimate control over the Living Trust:  The power to amend the trust, and the power to revoke the trust.  Also, during your lifetime, as long you … more

29th Nov 2012

Dwight Edward Tompkins, Estate Planning Lawyer. Tompkins-Law.com 

U.S. Savings Bonds Going Paperless

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14th Apr 2012

Did you know that starting this year, paper savings bonds will no longer be sold at banks and other financial institutions?    Series EE and I electronic savings bonds can be purchased in “TreasuryDirect” accounts.  If you currently hold paper … more

8th Apr 2012

Advance Health Care Directives and Powers of Attorney for Health Care are carefully defined and compared in this video by Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer, Dwight Edward Tompkins. Tompkins-Law.com

30th Mar 2012

Planning for a special needs child or family member after you pass away is one of the most challenging decisions you will make, and it is a critical part of estate planning. This video by Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer … more

21st Mar 2012

A Durable Power of Attorney for Management of Finances and Assets allows you to protect yourself against an unexpected period of incapacity. This informative video explains how Powers of Attorney work, when to use them and how they fit into … more

10th Mar 2012

Orange County California Estate Planning Lawyer Dwight Edward Tompkins explains the basics of the Estate Tax and how important it is to plan for Estate Taxes when forming an estate Plan. Whether planning with a living trust or a will, … more

2nd Mar 2012

Orange County Estate Planning Attorney, Dwight Edward Tompkins, reveals how powers of attorney are often misused, and how they are properly used when created with the help of a qualified estate planning lawyer. This video is a must for those … more