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Category Archives: Beneficiary Designations

Avoiding Family Conflicts

Estate litigation is a lengthy process.  On average, a lawsuit will take 2 or 3 years to resolve.  Due to the lengthy timeline of the estate litigation process, it can be helpful to be aware of the following in order to avoid potential future conflicts. Create An Estate Plan Uncertainty and conflict are bound to […]

ABLE Accounts for Disabled Beneficiaries

ABLE (Achieving a Better Life Experience) accounts are tax-advantaged accounts for disabled beneficiaries.  Although the ABLE program legislation was passed by Congress in 2014 and Pennsylvania has passed legislation authorizing the state to offer these accounts, they are not yet available.  Read on to learn more about the ABLE program and how it can help […]

How to Prevent Will Contests

Do you have concerns that your will might be contested or challenged by certain members of your family after you are gone?  If so, you aren’t alone – this is a common worry among those who have begun the important process of estate planning.  Many people have family conflicts that surface after a death which […]

Beneficiary Designations: An Important Part of Your Estate Plan

Updating your beneficiary designations is just as important as creating an estate plan. Too often we find that beneficiary designations are either out of date or missing completely which can cause disastrous problems.