Category - Will

Most U.S. Adults Have Done Zero Estate Planning, New Survey Reveals (Huffington Post article)

May 29, 2018

“…if you don’t have a will, the state has one for you…”  The majority of American adults have done nothing when it comes to estate planning.  Why?  Well, there are many reasons, to be sure.  And the reasons vary person to person.  This Huffington Post article discusses some of the most common themes as to […]

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Is it better to have a will or a trust in Utah?

October 5, 2017

That is a good question, but perhaps not the right question. What is good for one person may not be the best solution for another person. Let’s briefly compare the use of Wills and Revocable Living Trusts in Utah. Last Will and Testament A Will, sometimes known as a Last Will and Testament, sometimes referred […]

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What Utah residents can learn from Robin Williams on the subject of estate planning

August 18, 2014

The news of Robin William’s recent death is, of course, very sad. One potential bright spot may be that Robin had enough foresight to engage in wise estate planning prior to his death, including using at least one family trust. While it is still too early in the process to know for sure, early indications are that […]

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