estate planning

What to consider when choosing an executor

An executor plays an important role in administering the estate planner’s estate. For that reason, an executor should be thoughtfully chosen and estate planners should know what to consider when selecting an executor. Responsibility An executor does not need to be a...

Three estate planning mistakes

The estate planning process is complex. The forms, the legal documents, the terminology – it’s all enough to make a person’s head spin. It’s no surprise then that Illinois residents frequently make mistakes when planning their estate. Unfortunately, such oversights...

What’s are trusts and living trusts?

Estate planning, regardless of one’s income and assets can be complicated. However, we all want to maximize the value of our estate. This means, avoiding the costs of probate and reducing taxes, which brings many to the idea of creating a living trust. What happens at...

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