December 2013 Archives

As an executor, what happens if you believe a will is incorrect?

If you have been appointed the executor of a person's will, you are tasked with fulfilling the requests in that document. What happens, however, if something doesn't look right? For example, maybe you notice that the individual bequeathed assets to a family member he or she had cut ties with, or left money to a charity you knew he or she hated. What can you do?

The basics of estate planning: 4 things you need to consider

Estate planning is an essential part of preserving your assets long after you have passed on. With a well-rounded estate plan, anyone in St. Louis can rest assured that their assets will be handled according to their wishes after death.