The recent issues surrounding QuadrigaCX and the death of the company’s CEO, Gerald Cotten, is an important reminder that you should ensure your digital assets are included as part of your estate planning.
Marriage can have a significant legal impact on a person’s property and assets. Through marriage a spouse may have legal claim to a home, may have a claim to other property and a marriage may give rise to spousal support obligations.
Aretha Franklin died on August 16th, 2018. Over a career that spanned almost 50 years she recorded 112 charted hits on Billboard, she had 17 top-10 singles and 100 R & B entries (including 20 number-one R & B singles) making her the most charted female artist of all time.
Organ and tissue donation is one of the most powerful gifts. Donating an organ can save or prolong the recipient’s life. Organ donation from a single person can impact the lives of up to eight people while a single tissue donation can improve the lives of up to forty people.
If you are married, divorced, separated or common law there are different ways your assets will get distributed upon death. It is important to know what happens to your assets in the event something happens to you. Estate plans allow you to decide how your assets get distributed.
Now that the lazy days of summer are over, it is the time of year that many people tackle the to-do list of things to get organized for fall. High on that list should be getting a proper estate plan in place. By doing so, you ensure that in the event something happens to you, your loved ones are
Writing your will can be an overwhelming process. Here is a list of items that can offer some assistance when preparing your will. You must name an executor (also called a trustee). This is the person who carries out the instructions in the will. It is a good idea to name an alternative,