An updated and revised edition of the authoritative legal handbook on wills and estates (over forty thousand copies sold), now including a new section on trusts.
The Complete Guide to Wills, Estates, and Trusts, Second Edition features extensively revised will and estate planning information and now details the most up-to-date laws and benefits for a wide variety of trusts, including educational trusts, medicaid trusts, asset protection trusts, and more. Providing clear explanations of legal terms and practices and many asset-saving tips highlighted by entertaining and illustrative stories, Alexander Bove tells readers how to:
o Make a will
o Settle an estate
o Make a claim against an estate
o Contest a will
o Create a living trust
o Avoid probate and taxes
This is the only legal guide readers will ever need to ensure that their money and holdings remain in the family.