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September 19, 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions About Estate Planning

Estate plans – everyone knows they need one, but many people do not know why or what it should contain. If you have been considering your estate planning goals, you may have some questions that need answering. Here are some common questions about estate planning, and […]
September 16, 2019

Why All New Parents Need a Will

If you’re reading this, it most likely means you are a parent — congratulations! It also means you may be concerned about what will happen to your child(ren) should you unexpectedly pass away. We have outlined the top 4 Reasons why wills for new parents are […]
August 29, 2019
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Get CE Credits with John Lewandowski

For attorney’s in Ohio who are looking to earn their Continuing Legal Education credits, be sure to check these exclusive bundle packages. HML Partner John Lewandowki has intriguing lectures on both estate planning and litigation. For more information, download official brochure: Ohio State Bar Association – […]
August 10, 2019
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Why Every Single Mom Should Have a Living Trust

Single moms do not have the luxury of ignoring their estate plans. Without another parent in the picture, you need to do all you can to ensure your children’s rights and interests are protected in the event of your death. One of the more valuable tools […]
July 16, 2019
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Who Exactly Needs A Will?

Who needs a will? If you’re reading this, you probably need a will. If you have people you care about, or own any possessions, it’s wise to have a will. With that said, there are some who need a will more urgently than others. If you’re […]
July 15, 2019
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Can I Update My Will?

Any time there is a major change in your life, it is a best practice to update your will. Major changes are usually a marriage, divorce, or the birth of a child. Additionally, there may come a time when you want to change your beneficiaries, or […]
July 8, 2019
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A Thorough Explanation of What a ‘Last Will & Testament’ Is

How Do Wills Work? For centuries, last wills and testaments (commonly simplified to “wills”) have been a critical part of society. The main purpose of will are to distribute money, materials, and other possessions. Without a legal will, the control is essentially out of the hands […]
June 18, 2019
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What NOT To Include In A Living Will

Creating a last will and testament is one of the most responsible and informed decisions you can make. It tells your family and loved ones exactly what your last wishes are regarding your assets and property. However, there are many things we recommend that you should […]
June 15, 2019
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Common Misconceptions About Living Trusts

Most people around Toledo know they should have some sort of estate planning in place–whether it be wills or living trusts. However, they procrastinate because of fear that planning for death will hasten its occurrence, or they think it’s too expensive. Others believe that no plan […]