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Keeping the Family Peace with Your Estate Plan

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How can you increase the odds that your children won’t fight over the family assets after your death?

Children don’t always fight after their parents’ deaths. However, family fights happen more often than you might think.

Below are some steps that you can take to help reduce the odds of a fight breaking out. » Read more..

7 Steps to Help Prevent Arguments After You Die

How can you increase the odds that your children won’t fight over the family assets?

Children don’t always fight after their parents’ deaths. However, lawyers handling probate (estate administration) matters see fights more often than you might think.

Here are 7 steps that you can take to help prevent arguments after you die. » Read more..

A Will May Help Your Children Avoid Sandbox Fights

When the second parent dies and there is no Will, supposedly mature adult children may find themselves back in the sandbox fighting like five-year-olds. A Will cannot ensure that such behavior won’t happen, but it may help prevent such ugliness.

Of course, children don’t always fight over the family assets. However, lawyers handling probate (estate administration) matters see fights more often than you might think.

How does a Will help in Minnesota?  First, it is your last conversation with your child. You, the parent, are still in charge since you are talking to your children through your Will. » Read more..