BENEFICIARY DESIGNATIONS AND A BLENDED FAMILY: WHY YOU NEED TO THINK BEFORE YOU SIGN

By |2019-09-10T14:24:34+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: DIVORCE, ESTATE PLANNING, Trusts|Tags: , , |

Whether you are in your first marriage or have remarried after a divorce, blended families are a common part of modern society. That being said, it is important to understand that blended families and subsequent marries create important and unique issues when it comes to estate planning. You may need to account for a prior spouse who is still caring for minor or disabled children, and also possibly make sure your current spouse and any children you had together – and any step children – are also taken care of after you pass away. The good news is that estate [...]