The Importance of Estate Planning for Seniors

The Importance of Estate Planning for Seniors

Americans over the age of 65 establish wills and estate plans at a faster rate than their younger counterparts. Still, a significant number — 19 percent of those over age 72 and 42 percent of those between 53 and 71, according to survey data — lack any type of estate...
Planning an Estate for Blended Families

Planning an Estate for Blended Families

Today’s American families commonly have stepchildren, and they are treated as if they were full biological children, even in cases of inheritance. This is particularly true where stepchildren are part of a blended family from an early age. Biological siblings...