May 31, 2016
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Non-Probate Assets

Knowing the difference between probate and non-probate assets is important in estate planning. The probate process is when the court decides how to distribute your property upon your death, but there are some things that will not need to go … Continue reading

May 31, 2016
by Raleigh Lawyer
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Non-Probate Assets, continued

Welcome back to the second post about non-probate assets. In the first post we talked about the probate process, which can occur if you have a will. If you do not have a will, it is the only way the … Continue reading

May 30, 2016
by Raleigh Lawyer
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Can You Disinherit Your Spouse? Part Two

Welcome back! We’re answering the question – can you disinherit your spouse? It is a question that has many answers which depend on where you live and what legal documents you have created to deal with the situation before it … Continue reading

May 30, 2016
by Raleigh Lawyer
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Can You Disinherit Your Spouse? Part One

  The surviving spouse is generally the first in line when it comes to the deceased’s assets. In most cases, when the couple was still married, it is what the deceased wanted. But what if he or she didn’t want … Continue reading

May 27, 2016
by Raleigh Lawyer
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Reasons Parents Might Disinherit Children

Reasons Parents Might Disinherit Children | Estate Planning in Cary Welcome back. During our last blog post, we talked about disinheriting estranged adult children. It’s hard to consider what one might go through making the decision to disinherit their child. … Continue reading