Wills and estate planning
A simple will or a complex will: Which do you need?
Read about examples of when a simple will or a complex will may be needed. Simple wills are an option when not leaving estate taxes for your loved ones.
Calculating the true cost of a funeral
This article outlines typical funeral costs to help you determine if your life insurance will cover your funeral expenses.
Choosing a life insurance beneficiary
You have options when choosing a beneficiary for your life insurance benefit - an individual or entity - as long as there is an insurable interest.
Considerations when leaving your life insurance policy to a charity
If you're thinking about leaving part of your estate to a charitable or nonprofit organization there are a few things you should mull over before making detailed arrangements.
Creating a will: What type is right for you?
Who knew there were so many types of wills? Make sure you understand the differences between them and what is recognized by your state to find the one that's best for you.
Differences between a will and a trust
A will or a trust will provide peace of mind for you and your loved ones. Understand the important differences between the two.
Do I need a will? 3 reasons why your answer should be a resounding "Yes"
When you consider the reasons a will is important, you may find that you need one more than you think.