What Mark Zuckerberg Can Teach You About Planning for the Future of Your Business and your Estate

Many individuals who are also business owners may not realize the potential benefits of conducting comprehensive estate planning for their business as well as for their personal estate. Recent research indicates that there are differences in various generations when it comes to the prospect of talking about business succession planning or estate planning. Many older… Read More »

Top Tips for Selecting an Estate Executor

There are many key decisions you must make during the process of putting your estate plan together, and chief among them is who will serve as your estate executor. You need to approach this process thoughtfully and ensure that the person you choose is the right fit for the job as well as interested in… Read More »

Using an Irrevocable vs. a Revocable Trust

Trusts have many different benefits for individuals going through the estate planning process in Ohio, and one of the most common differences between types of trusts is the ability to alter the trust now and in the future. This is the main difference between an irrevocable and a revocable trust. Each has advantages and disadvantages…. Read More »

What Digital Assets Should Be Included in Your Estate Planning?

While many individuals understand the basic elements of putting together an estate plan for their physical property, they may not understand the benefits of diving deeper and considering your digital assets. It’s a good idea to start this process by making an inventory of all your digital assets. Digital assets include everything from online banking… Read More »

Leaving Behind a Video Legacy for Your Loved Ones

There are many important components of estate planning including developing a basic will and potentially trust and thinking about the documents that can be used to give another person the decision making authority if something were to happen to you. While it’s easy to think about the estate planning process as the way for dealing… Read More »

Why Do You Need to Consider Digital Estate Planning Now?

Many people have probably had the experience of seeing an automatic Facebook update celebrating someone’s anniversary or milestone of friendship on Facebook after one of those people has passed away, which raises important questions about the value of digital estate planning. The reality is that it is just as important to accomplish your digital estate… Read More »

What Your Will Cannot Accomplish in Ohio

Although the will is a cornerstone of your estate planning, as an Ohio resident it is important to understand that it may not be able to accomplish all of the goals that you have for your estate and future plans. In the majority of cases there are certain kinds of property that you cannot use… Read More »

Can I Change My Will?

Your last will and testament has the effect of sounding final, but you are eligible to update this document as you see fit. It’s important to work with an Ohio estate planning attorney both to craft your original will and to revise it so that you can avoid common mistakes. Working with a lawyer is… Read More »