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A family learning about why planning for minor children is important

Show Love for Your Family with an Estate Plan

Estate planning for minor children is a fundamental responsibility of parenthood. It ensures that children are cared for and financially secure, regardless of the future. By following these guidelines and regularly reviewing their estate plans, parents can have peace of mind knowing that their children’s futures are well protected.

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A couple packing up a house so that they can Liquidate Assets after a Death

How to Liquidate Assets after a Loved One’s Death

Liquidating assets after death involves converting the decedent’s properties into cash which could include selling real estate, stocks, or personal items. This guide provides a clear overview of the steps an executor of an estate would take before and during liquidating assets of a loved one.

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A Las Cruces Elderly woman who needs protection from Guardianship Abuse

Protecting Las Cruces Elders from Guardianship Abuse

Guardianship can lead to significant abuses, including loss of autonomy and financial exploitation. It’s important to know that for elderly incapacitated patients without family, hospitals often initiate guardianship proceedings that can lead to inappropriate guardian appointments. However, advance planning, such as establishing durable powers of attorney, helps prevent guardianship abuses.

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Couple learning about the benefits of trusts for estate and financial planning

Benefits of Using a Trust in an Estate Plan

Explore the versatile role of trusts in estate planning with this guide. Learn how trusts can protect assets, manage inheritances for special needs, support non-traditional families, and facilitate charitable giving, all while avoiding probate. Ideal for anyone seeking to understand how trusts can enhance their financial planning strategy.

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