Hunt & Associates P.C.

Jan 16, 2018

Basics of Estate Planning: Funding Your Trust

FamilyProperty you own can be transferred to your heirs or chosen beneficiaries upon your death in one of several ways.  If the particular asset is owned by you and another individual, as in the case of a residence which you jointly own with your spouse with a right of survivorship (JWROS), the property will automatically pass to your spouse upon your death.  Assets may also pass by means of a beneficiary designation, such as in … Read more

May 16, 2016

Planning for Your Incapacity

If there is any fear that eclipses our fear of death, I would venture to say that for many of us it is the fear of being incapacitatedI refer to that point where one is no longer able to make competent decisions on his or her own behalf or communicate one’s personal choices, needs or desires to those around him.  All of us appreciate the inevitably of death and those who are prudent … Read more