Valid Wills in North Carolina

Do You Have a Valid Will? Did you know that more than half of Americans do not have a Will? Writing a Will can be scary because it can mean acknowledging death, but it is much better to have one than to not. Without a Will, a person who dies is said to have died […]

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I Was Named Executor – Now what?

When a loved one dies, one often feels helpless and alone, despite the many people offering condolences and the outpouring of “let me know if you need anything” offers. Even letters from creditors of the decedent often offer their support before demanding that bills be paid.  It is nearly impossible to think clearly when a […]

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Creative Estate Planning – The Carolina Way?

Creative Estate Planning – The Carolina Way? For most attorneys (and in honesty, for this one as well) simple, conservative plans for handling assets through estate planning is usually paramount.  There are some who view estate planning as a form of “dead hand” control, but in reality, estate planning is all about caring for those […]

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Estates Lawyer – Estate Planning for Regular Folks

Estate planning is a term which probably does not excite people the way it excites the attorneys in our office. For us, it’s a term which has a connotation of using our years of training to help you preserve assets, make decisions, and distribute property according to your wishes while minimizing the financial impact, likelihood […]

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