Estate Planning

Estate planning for blended families

Blended families bring complications when it comes to estate planning. Indiana intestate law does not guarantee that your stepchildren or other family members will receive an inheritance. You need a proper estate plan to protect the people you care about after you...

Do you need a legal power of attorney?

You may have heard, while doing your estate planning, that you can use a medical power of attorney. This document appoints an agent to help make medical decisions if you are incapacitated and cannot do so on your own. In the same way, you can use a legal power of...

What is an incentive trust?

When doing your estate planning, trusts offer a lot of control over exactly what happens to your money. Some people use spendthrift trusts to protect heirs from their own spending habits, for instance. Others use educational trusts to pay for college tuition. Today,...

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