Interview: Wills and Trusts

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Estate planning is a complicated area of law, and it’s easy to get lost in the various documents, deadlines, and terminology. In this interview, attorney Marty Fogarty explains the basics of wills and trusts. Topics covered in this interview: What is a will? What happens if you don’t have a will when you die? What […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Being a Fiduciary

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Contact Charles Triay today at 888-594-9733. If you’ve been appointed to be a fiduciary of a will or trust, there’s a chance you feel lost and overwhelmed. You’re not alone! Many fiduciaries are entrusted with important accounting measures, and if this is your first foray into estate planning or probate law, it’s easy to become […]

What Are My Duties as an Executor of a Will?

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A deceased person’s estate has to go somewhere, and a last will and testament seeks to answer the question of where. However, in order for that to happen, a will requires what is known as an “executor.” If you’ve been assigned such a task, there are a few things you will need to know. Work […]

Do I Need a Will in New Jersey?

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Do you need a will in New Jersey, or can you just go without? Passing away without a will results in state law determining who your heirs are and what amount of property they will receive. By consulting with an attorney and creating a testimonial will (which may include advanced medical directives, which spell out […]