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March 2014 Archives

Simple will and estate planning docs need regular tune-ups

It's advisable to keep one's estate planning documents up-to-date by taking them in for regular checkups with an experienced estate planning attorney. Some of the documents in one's plan may be a simple will, healthcare directives, powers of attorney, a living will and a revocable trust. A legal instrument may need changes when time and circumstances cause new configurations. The principles and procedures are generally the same in Texas and elsewhere.

The differences between a will and a trust

Many people who are unfamiliar with estate planning know that there is a difference between a will and a trust, but they aren’t sure what that difference is or how it applies to their estate. This post will provide a brief explanation both of wills and trusts, as well as some potential benefits and draw backs to each.