A Beginner’s Guide to the Virginia Probate Process

A Beginner’s Guide to the Virginia Probate Process

Virginia Probate Process Somewhere along the line, you’ve probably heard the word “probate”, and most likely assumed it had a negative connotation. But probate really isn’t something to be afraid of. It’s simply a process that all wills go through. When someone...
The Process of Creating Your Will

The Process of Creating Your Will

Getting ready to create your will: Okay, so you get the idea and importance of creating a will. But what does it actually look like to make one? How do you prepare before you meet with an estate planning attorney, and what are the concrete steps once you do? If the...
The Real Reason To Plan Your Estate

The Real Reason To Plan Your Estate

A Common Regret Your eyes travel to your dad’s face, motionless on the crisp white pillowcase, and you shake your head. It’s not that he didn’t know he should set up an appointment to plan his estate at some point. You’re sure he thought about it, despite all...
Is Avoiding Probate The Right Choice For My Estate?

Is Avoiding Probate The Right Choice For My Estate?

Is Avoiding Probate Automatically the Better Choice? Start With Understanding Exactly What Probate Is Okay so, probate. If you’ve heard the word at all, chances are it might seem a bit scary. A lot of people wonder if avoiding probate is possible and better than going...