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Avoiding Guardianship

Posted on December 28, 2018 by

The term “Guardianship” makes most people think of a child whose parents passed away or are in the process of getting divorced.  However, in the estate planning arena we speak of Guardianships for adults.  In Wisconsin, a Guardian is an agent, appointed by the Court, to take over for an adult individual who becomes incapacitated […]

What Kind Of Property Owner Are You?

Posted on December 28, 2018 by

You might own a house.  Maybe you own a cabin or cottage, hunting or farm land, or other properties as well.  Regardless of the type of property that you own, the previous owner of the property gave you a deed when you bought the property.  If you bought the property by yourself, the deed named […]

Estate Planning for Blended Families and Second Marriages

Posted on December 28, 2018 by

In today’s world the “traditional family” of a man, woman and their 2.5 children is becoming a lot less common.  The term “blended family” has been coined to describe multiple families that are brought together and integrated into each other.  A blended family can mean that one or both parents bring children from a previous […]