Category Archives: Wills

Nine Strange Wills!!

Every now and then when I am hired to probate an estate, a unique set of circumstances arise; some might call these situations “strange.”  But I have never had anything quite as “strange” as the wills described in the following … Continue reading

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Estate planning? How to make the most of your money

The Dallas Morning News published the following article in its Seniors section several years ago.  I thought it was good and worth reprinting here. (ARA) – When it comes to financial planning, making smart investments and planning for the future … Continue reading

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Care for Your Pets After You Are Gone

Many of us who own pets consider them to be more than just pets, but a part of the family.  Some people are now acting to plan for their pets in case the pet outlives the owner.  Pet owners can … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Selecting an Executor

This is the second post in a series on what to think about when determining who you want to designate in your will to serve as executor of your estate. First of all, you should consider that selecting a beneficiary … Continue reading

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What Type of Person Should I Look for in an Executor?

First, it is important to understand what an executor does.  I will explain in more detail what the executor does in another post, but for the time being you should understand that this is the person who will be appointed … Continue reading

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