Same-sex couples don’t have many of the protections and financial benefits that married couples experience. A recent article in the New York Times addresses important steps that same-sex couples can take to make sure that their loved ones are taken care of in the event one of them becomes ill or passes away. Click here to read more.
Chess champion Bobby Fischer died in January 2008, leaving behind no will and a long legal battle over his $2 million estate. Read more here.
Executors have a lot of responsibilities and its important to select the right person to handle the job. Click Here for some tips on how to choose the right person to serve as Executor of your estate.
Academy of Special Needs Planners co-founder Diedre Wachbrit Braverman has prepared a checklist of important questions any parent should ask when choosing a guardian for their child. You can view the checklist here.
The New York Times has an interesting article about what happens when Facebook users die. You can read the entire article here