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How I Keep My Heirs From Squabbling Over The Family Fortune

Creating a comprehensive estate plan is something that people often delay. It’s rare to find someone eager to consider what will happen with their assets after they pass away, but early planning is vital to prevent heirs from squabbling over the family fortuneRead more

Estate Planning Worksheet With A Pair of Glasses | What Is Estate Planning | The TGQ Law Firm

What Is Estate Planning?

Estate Planning | The TGQ Law Firm

Protect the ones you love by working with an estate planning attorney in Ann Arbor, MI. At The TGQ Law Firm, many of our clients procrastinate when getting their affairs in order because they see it as something you only need to do when you’re older.Read more

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What Is HEMS Standard, and Why Is It Important?

What is the HEMS Standard in a Trust?

Trusts are a method of protecting both your legacy and your loved ones—including their access to funds for health care and education. 

The HEMS (Health, Education, Maintenance, and Support) Standard enables your trustee to make distribution decisions based on the health, education, maintenance, and support of the recipient.Read more

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Estate Planning: Leaving Money for Education

Leaving Money in a Will for Education

Provide for your child’s future by leaving money for education in your estate plan. Most parents don’t know how to leave money in a will for education because it requires the legal understanding of a licensed attorney.Read more

COVID

With 10 million Americans positive for COVID-19, estate planning is a must!

As of right now, 10.2 million American have tested positive for COVID-19, a virus that has also taken the lives of over 200,000 U.S. citizens. When we discussed COVID-19 and estate planning before today, no one knew how important it would still be to explain, in clear and concise detail, why planning your estate — by putting a will, trust, or other documentation in place before your demise — is more important now than ever before in our lifetime.… Read more