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ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL-WHAT IS YOUR WHY?

ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL- WHAT IS YOUR WHY?

My why is to make the world a better place one person at a time and I have been doing this for over twenty-three years. I love what I do and I do what I love; I choose the perfect career for me! My psychology degree and law degree combine to provide knowledge, creativity, and sensitivity to clients in these personal matters. 

AS A POTENTIAL CLIENT, WHAT IS YOUR WHY? 

My client that signed her documents today cares about her special needs brother and that is her why; to make sure he is taken care of if she should pass first. My other client wants to make sure his x-wife who he lives with and her kids have access to his assets if he passes away. Another client wants to make sure his second wife gets everything and then his adult wealthy children if they both pass away. Everybody has a different why and learning this as their estate planning attorney is important. 

WHAT ARE THE  MOST IMPORTANT ESTATE PLANNING DOCUMENTS? HOW DO YOU AVOID PROBATE COURT INVOLVEMENT IN MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD COUNTY?

Estate planning includes health care documents, living wills, power of attorneys, and wills and trusts. Powers of Attorney can be limited; allowing your nominee to move your assets into your trust only and offering you greater protection. Health care documents can explain what you want and do not want if you are not able to say so yourself. Wills describe your burial or cremation and name a guardian should you have minor children. Trusts describe who gets what and when; there is room for creativity in this document depending on the client’s vision and the laws at the time. 

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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DO YOU WANT TO BE PARTNERS WITH THE PROBATE COURT IN MIAMI-DADE OR BROWARD COUNTY?

WHY WOULD YOU WANT TO BE PARTNERS WITH THE PROBATE COURT IN MIAMI-DADE OR BROWARD COUNTY?

The probate process takes a long time to be resolved even by the best of Miami Beach attorneys. Most of the documents become public records and real estate investors begin calling soon after the case is filed. Probate court controls your case entirely so even though the matter may be private, it is no longer a private matter. For example, I received a call today where a husband died after 44 years of marriage; they never had kids and she is entitled to the house they both lived in but why was there no will or trust? Why was the house in his name alone on the deed and not owned by a revocable trust?   

WHY DO A REVOCABLE TRUST? 

 Revocable trusts are so helpful for estate planning, death planning, disability planning, and protecting your loved ones. Revocable trusts can be as simple or as complicated as needed. I prefer to prepare wills and trusts rather than fight for a loved one’s rights in probate court. Even if there is only one beneficiary, for example, the spouse, everything must be official and proven in the probate court. Revocable trusts if created and funded properly, can avoid probate court entirely. 

WHAT IS ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL? WHAT ARE WILLS AND TRUSTS?

Estate planning is the process of creating, reviewing, signing, and most importantly, funding the trusts that we create. A trust left unfunded does not prevent probate court involvement. Estate planning organizes your assets and plans for your death or disability. Estate planning includes health care documents, living wills, power of attorneys, and wills and trusts. 

A will does not prevent probate court involvement. Thus, if someone dies with assets in their name alone and there is a will, a Miami Beach probate attorney will still need to be hired and a case opened in Miami-Dade or Broward Probate Court.  There are many different kinds of trusts, the most common is a revocable trust that I mentioned above. Another kind of trust is an irrevocable trust which is commonly used for tax planning, if needed. The estate tax exclusion amount for 2020 is $11,580,000 for a single person and double if the couple is legally married.  

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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THE CORONAVIRUS AND ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL- PART III

The Coronavirus pandemic is awakening us all that life is delicate and can end at any time. This is helpful to me as a Miami Beach Estate Planning Attorney as it creates a sudden urgency to begin and complete estate planning documents. My most recent calls have been from all types of people who recognize this urgency and want to get their documents done. 

WHO IS DOING ESTATE PLANNING NOW? 

 A married couple who moved here from California and needed to redo their wills and trusts to make them current and in compliance with Florida law and Florida residency recently contacted me to get their planning done. A single woman with no kids and some special relatives wanted to make sure those relatives received her assets when she died. A single mother with two small children and health issues called to get started on her estate planning. Finally, a married couple with separate kids and second marriages called to get their documents in order. 

WHAT IS THE RUSH? CAN I WAIT FOREVER TO DO ESTATE PLANNING?

Waiting is not the best option and can lead to many problems for the relatives left behind. I received a call last week from a young wife and mother, who was calling for me to handle a new probate matter for her husband. He had a sudden heart attack and died instantly, leaving behind his wife and child. He left numerous business, bank accounts, and investments, and real estate all in his name alone.  His wife was heartbroken not only because of his death but also because she had begged him to do estate planning for many years. He was in his early fifties and felt young and invincible. Now his wife and child have to deal with complicated court matters and hiring a probate attorney, when this all could have been taken care of while he was still alive.

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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THE CORONAVIRUS, SPIRITUALITY, STAYING CALM, AND ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL- PART II

THE CORONAVIRUS, SPIRITUALITY, STAYING CALM,  AND ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL- PART II

The Coronavirus pandemic is real. As the virus spreads throughout our nation and the world, we all realize that our lives are fragile and our health is a gift to be treasured. The virus has accelerated the procrastinators need to wait another week, month, or year; pushing people to contact an experienced attorney and get their estate planning done. Wills and trusts are a must; with proper estate planning in Miami Beach, FL you can protect your assets and loved ones and take control of your planning while you are alive and well. At Ally M. Glaser, P.A., you will get personalized attention, experience, knowledge, and guidance as to the best plan for your special unique situation. We all have different scenarios and I treat them all with the sensitivity that they deserve.  

WHAT CAN WE DO DURING THIS QUARANTINE TIME TO RELAX? WHAT IS A GRATITUDE JOURNAL? 

For most people, it is extremely difficult to stay in the home disconnected from your extended family, friends, and loved ones. If you are healthy and feeling grateful, you can begin a gratitude journal. This helps during difficult times or times of loneliness to keep our moods lifted. The journaling can be as easy as jotting down a few notes or a deeper process of writing in a notebook upon waking and allowing the pen to flow freely for 10 minutes each morning. A great book about getting to know ourselves better through journaling is The Artists Way by Julia Cameron. I journal every day and have done so for over 20 years, I started with this book and it changed my life for the better. You can buy the starter kit on Amazon.com which includes the book and the morning pages journal. 

WHAT IS MEDITATION AND HOW DOES IT HELP YOU? 

Meditation is a way to relax the mind and quiet your thoughts. It can be as simple as sitting quietly for 10-20 minutes each day. I start my day by journaling, then meditate for about 25 minutes and then usually do some yoga before I begin my life as an estate planning and probate attorney in Miami Beach, FL. I find it helpful as I think clearer and am more relaxed and able to deal with life and all of its complexities and uncertainties.   

WHAT IF I DON’T WANT TO MEDITATE OR JOURNAL? ARE THERE ANY GOOD  BOOKS TO READ THAT MIGHT MAKE ME FEEL BETTER?

While journaling, meditation, and yoga can help to quiet the mind and body and boost your immune system, not everyone is ready for this. Thus, there are excellent spiritual books that you can read and enjoy. My favorite for all ages and all beliefs are The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz and The Power of Intention by Dr. Wayne Dyer. Dr. Wayne Dyer says it best“if you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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THE CORONA VIRUS AND ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL

THE CORONAVIRUS AND ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL

I received a call from a close friend who said her father was sick and asked to be tested for the Coronavirus after testing negative for the flu and he was told there were no tests available. The worst part of the Coronavirus is that it is so contagious and most people may show no symptoms for up to 14 days after exposure.  The symptoms of the Coronavirus are a sore throat, fever, shortness of breath, and coughing. If we all do our parts and stay in our homes, hopefully, we can shorten the devastation of this pandemic. 

WHY MY FRIEND WAS CONCERNED AND HOW CAN ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, FL HELP HER AND HER ELDERLY FATHER? 

My friend’s mother passed away four years ago from cancer, leaving her father a widower and single for the first time in over 50 years. My friend was not only concerned about his health but also asked me about his assets. He owns an apartment in his and his late wife’s name, stocks, bank accounts, and other investments mostly in his and his late wife’s name. 

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN ACCOUNTS ARE IN YOUR DECEASED SPOUSE’S NAME? ARE YOU FORCED TO GO TO PROBATE COURT IN MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FL?

Joint assets, if titled properly, can easily be transferred to the surviving spouse, but after the first spouse dies, the second spouse in need of a good estate plan. My friend’s father can avoid probate court involvement by creating a revocable trust and placing all of his assets inside of this trust. Once the trust is created, he can also sign a deed transferring the apartment into the trust. A short form (without cause of death) death certificate of his late wife should be recorded in the Miami -Dade County Recording Office at the same time as the deed is recorded.  All of his other assets can be transferred to the trust and an original death certificate may be required here as well if the accounts are owned jointly. If done properly, this process will avoid probate court completely. 

WHAT IF HE DOES NOTHING AND THEN PASSES AWAY WITH EVERYTHING IN HIS AND HIS LATE WIFE’S JOINT NAME?

If my friend’s father does nothing, upon his death, his loved ones will need to initiate a probate court case in Miami-Dade County, FL and a Judge will decide how everything is handled. A probate attorney will need to be retained to assist in the court process and guide the family. The probate process is public, long, and expensive, and, a Notice to Creditors is usually required to be published in a local newspaper; thus, causing more delays and more expenses.

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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“BUT MY HUSBAND LEFT ME EVERYTHING IN HIS WILL, WHAT HAPPENED TO HIS IRA?”

I received a call from a sad second wife. She was mourning the loss of her husband and the loss of her money. Before he died, her husband executed a valid will leaving $200,000.00 to each of his four adult children and everything else to his current wife. That same husband also never changed beneficiary designations leaving his IRA with millions of dollars to his adult children. Even if you have a will that says otherwise, whoever is listed as the beneficiary on the IRA will get that money. The same rule holds true for insurance policies, bank accounts, and annuities.

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?  DO WE NEED MIAMI, FL PROBATE COURT INVOLVEMENT?

Yes, probate court involvement is required in both Miami-Dade and Broward county even if there is a valid will. Once a person dies with real estate, stocks, investments, or bank accounts in their name alone with no paid-on-death beneficiary, a probate case must be initiated in order for the loved ones to receive these assets. In the case above, the wife will receive all other assets through probate court and the adult children will get their $200,000.00 each through the same probate process. 

WHAT HAPPENS WITH THE IRA?

The IRA will be divided among the four surviving adult children as stated in his beneficiary designations without probate court involvement. This asset is easily distributed upon showing a death certificate and contacting the investment firm that handled the IRA directly. Once the death certificate is presented and the children’s identity ascertained, the monies are distributed. 

WHAT COULD THE DECEASED HUSBAND HAVE DONE DIFFERENTLY?

The first thing the deceased husband could have done is check and recheck all of his beneficiary designations. In a second marriage, this should be done regularly as the situation changes through time. In addition to reviewing your beneficiary designations and documents regularly, you may also consider doing a proper estate plan with a revocable trust which if funded properly will avoid the need for probate court involvement.

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach, FL with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County, FL Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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“WAS MY MOM’S LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT DONE PROPERLY?”

I received a call yesterday from a daughter asking me if her mother’s Last Will and Testament was executed properly. She had heard it was not and wanted to check with me. I explained that a Last Will and Testament must be signed by two unrelated witnesses and be notarized. Thus, because her brother was listed as the personal representative and beneficiary, he could not be a witness and therefore, the will was not valid. 

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?  DO WE NEED MIAMI PROBATE COURT INVOLVEMENT?

Yes, probate court involvement is required in both Miami-Dade and Broward county even if there is a valid will. Once a person dies with real estate, stocks, investments, or bank accounts in their name alone with no paid-on-death beneficiary, a probate case must be initiated in order for the loved ones to receive these assets. An attorney must be hired and then the Florida intestacy statutes rule this case. Thus, the four siblings are now the lawful beneficiaries instead of the one son receiving everything as the will provided. This all could have been avoided with the proper execution of the Last Will and Testament with two disinterested witnesses and a notary. 

DOES ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH PREVENT THE NEED FOR A MIAMI-DADE COUNTY PROBATE CASE?

Yes, estate planning in Miami Beach, Florida if done properly can prevent the need for probate court involvement. If probate court is needed when someone dies with assets in their own name, the end goal is to move all assets into either joint name, add paid on death beneficiaries, or establish documents and fund a Revocable Trust where the real estate and banks and investments are held inside this revocable trust. 

WHEN I CREATE A REVOCABLE TRUST DO I LOSE CONTROL OF MY MONEY?

No, a revocable trust can be created with the owner as the trustee; leaving you full power and control over their assets. Another benefit of a revocable trust is if you become incapacitated or pass away, the successor trustee is now in total control; thus, avoiding the need for probate court involvement. By doing estate planning and funding your trust properly, you can keep your wishes and money matters private. 

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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DO I NEED ESTATE PLANNING NOW? WHY DID KOBE BRYANT ALWAYS FLY IN A HELICOPTER WITHOUT HIS WIFE?

Unless we are hit with a terminal disease, death often comes as a surprise for both the decedent and their loved ones. On January 26, 2020, Kobe and his daughter, Gianna, and seven people stepped on that helicopter and did not know that day would be their last. Aside from being a successful retired professional basketball player who mentored kids and teens and players alike and set the bar high for skills and points, he also was an extremely committed father. For example, Kobe and his wife, Vanessa, knew helicopters could be dangerous and thus agreed that only one parent would fly in a helicopter at a time. Thus, preventing the unfortunate event of both parents dying in a helicopter crash. This is a great example of estate planning and how to maximize it. 

WHY DO ESTATE PLANNING NOW?  

The Kobe Bryant example shows us that death can be very unexpected. We can be heathy, happy, successful people and yet accidents can happen. In Kobe’s case, he died leaving a wife and three minor children behind. Estate planning is not just for the terminally ill, estate planning is for parents, people who have loved ones that they want to protect, and people who live together and are not married or have separate assets they want to allocate.

IS ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH JUST A WILL AND A TRUST?

No, estate planning is so much more than a will and a trust. Estate planning is creating a thoughtful plan regarding your assets and loved ones, your health care and wishes, and your personal items. Estate planning includes planning for disasters. I know a few couples who do not fly together in airplanes nor helicopters, thus preserving both their family and their wealth.

WHAT IS PROBATE IN MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD COUNTY AND WHY WOULD WE AVOID IT?DOES A WILL PREVENT THE NEED FOR PROBATE COURT?

Probate is a court process needed when a person dies with assets in their own name, even if there is a valid will. If a probate is required in Miami-Dade or Broward County, the loved ones left behind must hire an attorney, collect documents that prove proof of ownership, and even prove that they are the lawful heirs if no will exists. Yes, even if there is a will, probate court involvement is still required. 

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A PEACEFUL PROBATE AND A CONTESTED(FIGHTING) PROBATE?

I recently received a call where the adult children were all seeking separate attorneys to handle the Miami probate matter of the death of their parent. Like this one, I receive many calls regarding contested probate cases in both Miami-Dade County and Broward County. I only handle peaceful matters as there are attorneys who specialize in litigation, fighting, and contested matters regarding wills and trusts in both Miami-Dade and Broward Counties; and that is not me.  

WHAT IS PROBATE? 

Probate is the court process where a loved one dies with assets in their own name. This may consist of their homestead, real estate investments, stocks or bonds, bank accounts and other assets. The first step to a probate case is to ascertain the assets and debts and contact an attorney to assist you in court process related to the collection and distribution of your loved one’s assets. 

WHAT IS A PEACEFUL PROBATE?

A peaceful probate in Miami- Dade or Broward county happens when all parties agree. Thus, in a peaceful probate matter, after a loved one passes away all beneficiaries agree to use the same probate attorney. For example, all of the adult children agree and want the case resolved as efficiently as possible.  

WHY DO I ONLY ACCEPT PEACEFUL PROBATE MATTERS?

I only accept peaceful probate matters as it is my vision in Ally M. Glaser, P.A., to hold true to my ideals of bringing families together. As I have both a psychology degree and a law degree, my skills are best used when we are all on the same team. In my over twenty-three years of practicing law, I have helped strengthen the bonds of families and assist them in their legal matters. 

WHY SHOULD YOU USE ALLY M. GLASER, PA TO HANDLE YOUR WILLS AND TRUSTS, ESTATE PLANNING IN MIAMI BEACH, TRUST ADMINISTRATION, AND MIAMI-DADE AND BROWARD PROBATE MATTERS?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Trust Administration, and Probate Attorney in Miami Beach with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with care and sensitivity. I am familiar and comfortable with both the Broward County and Miami-Dade probate court system and know how to get things done. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Trust Administration, and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones.

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DO MORE PEOPLE DIE AT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS?

 DO MORE PEOPLE DIE AT CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS?

I attended two funerals during the holiday week and thought that was rather rare so I looked it up and yes, more people die on Christmas and New Year than other times of year. Both the Washington Post and CNN have related articles regarding this topic. The reasons are all speculative, but the statistics do show this to be true. It could be stress, holding on until the holidays, depression if they are alone or many other factors. 

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A SINGLE PARENT PASSES AWAY?

One of the services I attended was for a young mother in her forties with everything going for her but her cancer. She was smart, successful, loved by family and friends, and a happy person in general. In this scenario, if she has done estate planning in Miami Beach, Florida and properly funded a revocable trust, her kids are financially in a good place. 

WHAT ASSETS CAN YOU PUT IN A REVOCABLE TRUST?

Any assets can be placed into a revocable trust. For example, if this single mom owns three real estate properties, life insurance, bank accounts and investment accounts, all of this can be placed into her trust while she is alive and well and she is the trustee in control. This is a great way for her to her plan because she has two young children, and thus, would not want them to inherit too much, too soon.

IS THERE A NEED FOR A PROBATE CASE IN MIAMI -DADE COUNTY?

In the scenario above, if the money, real estate, bank accounts, and investment properties are all in Mom’s trust, then probate is not required and everything can be handled privately without any court involvement. The more efficient the estate planning, the easier it is on the children and loved ones left behind. 

AT WHAT AGES DO THE KIDS HAVE ACCESS TO MOM’S TRUST?

In our same scenario above, at the time of Mom’s death, her trust becomes irrevocable and thus, permanent. Her children, with the trustee’s guidance and assistance, can use these monies and assets during their life for health, education, maintenance, and support. This is an easy way to say the Mom’s assets can be used for the children’s benefit for everything and anything the kids may need until a certain predetermined age stated in her trust. Many of my clients use the ages 25 and 30; giving the children the opportunity to remove half the assets/monies at 25 and half at 30 this is another protection available when creating revocable trusts. 

HOW DO I CHOOSE THE BEST ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEY IN MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA?

As a Miami Beach Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, and Probate Attorney with over twenty-three years of experience and both a Psychology and Law degree, I handle these matters with the care and sensitivity that they deserve. Call or email me today to discuss your Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, and Broward or Miami-Dade County Probate matters.  I am happy to help you and your loved ones in these difficult times.