Estate Planning

What is a Simple Will? Does it Protect My Assets?

What is a Simple Will? Does it Protect My Assets?

You may have heard the term “simple will” or seen it advertised or discussed on the Internet, and wonder what exactly it is and what it can do to protect your assets. First off, it is important to understand that the rules affecting wills and inheritance (often called...
5 Tips for Pennsylvania Estate Planning in the New Year

5 Tips for Pennsylvania Estate Planning in the New Year

It is now 2016. You are married and you have children, but you have procrastinated when it comes to estate planning. Death and disability are topics that nobody wants to think about; however, as a parent and a spouse, you must plan for these situations. Your loved...
How to Contest a Will in Pennsylvania

How to Contest a Will in Pennsylvania

After a person dies, the Will is offered for probate by the Personal Representative/Executor named in the Will. Offering the Will for probate simply means that the Will is presented to the Register of Wills in the county where the decedent last resided for the...