Olympia Estate Planning & Elder Law Blog

How do pour-over wills work?

If you are planning on using trusts as part of your estate plan, you should also consider a pour-over will. These can help you ensure that you account for all of the assets you own when you die. It is essential if you base your estate plan on a trust rather than a...

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Protecting your interests during probate

If your loved one left behind a will, their estate must go through probate, a court process that validates the legality of the will and administers the distribution of the testator's assets. Usually, the personal representative appointed in the will or by the probate...

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