Ways to incorporate charitable giving into your estate plan

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A charitable gift in an estate plan is a powerful way to honor your values, interests, and beliefs while providing a lasting legacy for your loved ones. With careful planning and the help of a qualified attorney or financial planner, you can make a real difference in the world while also making sure your estate…

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How often do I need to update the terms of my trust?

The frequency with which you need to update the terms of your trust will depend on your individual needs and the specific provisions of the trust. Generally speaking, you should review and update the terms of your trust every few years, or whenever there is a change in your circumstances or the law. You should…

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The Duties of an Estate Executor in CA

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How Does One Become An “Executor?” An executor, also known as a personal representative, is a person appointed by a court to manage the distribution of assets and payment of debts of a deceased person’s estate. In California, the duties of an executor are governed by the Probate Code, which outlines the responsibilities and powers…

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