Category: Trusts

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Your Quick Guide to Trusts and the Benefits of Having One

Many people assume having a last will and testament is the centerpiece of any satisfactory estate plan. While they certainly have their benefits, having a will is far from the only piece of planning to consider. Trusts, in fact, offer a simple way to transfer assets to your loved ones while avoiding probate. There are several reasons to establish a trust. In Texas, there are just as many typ...

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The Hegwood Law Group discusses the difference between two types of trust, revocable and irrevocable.

Legal Lingo: What’s The Difference Between A Revocable And An Irrevocable Trust?

Talking with some attorneys about your end of life plans can be like trying to communicate with someone from a different planet. Latin phrases and acronyms get thrown around to impress you, or to justify their prices. And nobody seems to care whether you understand the plan you are walking out the door with or are as confused as a goat on astroturf. 

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