Naperville Estate Planning Attorney Discusses Protecting Your Digital Assets

When you are looking toward the future and you begin the process of developing a comprehensive estate plan, it is easy to look at account statements, insurance policies, and other documents that list physical assets to determine what property will need to be considered in your will, trusts, or other planning instruments. In today’s increasingly […]

The Importance of Creating a Digital Estate Plan

In today’s digital age, the bulk of our lives seems to exist online or in other electronic formats. But the law has not caught up with that reality. While a few states have enacted laws protecting digital property and a family’s right to access it after a loved one dies, most states rely on the […]

Common Mistakes Associated with Estate Planning

Estate planning is not easy, but that does not mean you should avoid doing it. Unfortunately, a lot of families fail to make these plans, which is why many Americans have no preparations for what happens to their property after they are gone. In fact, according to one survey, half of Americans do not have […]

A Plan for your Digital Assets

These days, mostly everyone lives part of their life online.  Whether you pay bills online, manage your bank account, or just email or other social connections.  The unfortunate reality is that most people forget to consider online aspects of estate planning.  And most states do not have clear laws about inheriting virtual effects. When you […]