By: Olson Probate Law

Estate Planning for Blended Families
03/12/2020

Second marriages can be wonderful things — exciting, fulfilling, and rarely dull! At the same time, second marriages present special challenges…

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Estate Planning for Millennials
02/21/2020

Estate planning is generally thought of as something one does when they reach a certain age and tax bracket and as…

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Dementia and Estate Planning: What You Need to Know
02/05/2020

More than five million Americans suffer from dementia, and that number is projected to increase to more than seven million by…

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Understanding Estates
01/21/2020

The word estate refers to everything of value that a person owns. This includes real estate, personal items, art collections, antique…

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7 Things a Will Does Not Do
01/05/2020

Wills offer many benefits to help plan for the future. While a will is an important part of estate planning that…

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What Is the Difference Between a Trustee and an Executor?
12/21/2019

The law is full of terms and titles that can seem confusing to the average person who is just trying to…

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Can Probate Be Avoided?
12/06/2019

In most cases, probate is easy to avoid, and yet many people fail to do so. We would all love to…

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Last Will & Testament
What Happens If Someone Dies Without A Last Will & Testament?
11/14/2019

If you die without a will, it means you have died “intestate”. Dying without a will in California means the state…

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Will Trust Litigation
How To Correctly Avoid Will and Trust Litigation
10/28/2019

When the time comes for you to say goodbye to the world, who is going to claim your body and address…

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How Does Probate Work
What Is Probate and How Does It Work?
10/09/2019

Probate is the legal process through which a deceased person’s estate is properly distributed to designated beneficiaries and any debt owed…

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