Estate planning for young adults is a quick and usually inexpensive process that leaves you feeling empowered. Here are important steps along the path of estate planning for the young, healthy, and childless.
A North Carolina probate case filed in June 2016 by the Court of Appeals in Beaufort County showcases the validity of handwritten notes on a will.
Executors are not legally required to retain a lawyer for estate administration. Many state-provided resources are available to executors. However, when an executor chooses to manage the probate process independently, they increase their chance of errors.
Provisions in DIY wills can increase administrative expenses in probate, and can also cause estate administrative problems for executors.
Senate Bill 446 was introduced to the Senate in late February. The bill, the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, would implement concealed carry reciprocity nationally for certain firearms.