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5 Signs You Need to Update Your Estate Plan

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6 out of 10 Americans don’t have a will or estate planning documents. Those that do are older people who see the wisdom of planning for their property and family once they pass on. But is the initial draft still in effect 15 years later? Wills are not documents that you create once and never…

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No Kids? Here’s Why You Still Need an Estate Plan

Hawaii estate planning attorneys often hear, “I don’t have children, so I don’t need to do any estate planning.” It’s surprising that many people are unaware of the pitfalls of not having an estate plan, even if they don’t have a child or spouse. You need an estate plan in Hawaii, regardless of your family…

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How Often Should I Review My Estate Plan?

If you don’t remember the last time you looked at your estate plan, it is almost certainly time to dust it off and do a thorough review. Your life isn’t static, which is why it doesn’t make sense to think that drafting an estate plan is something you do once and forget about it. The…

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Things Change. We’ve got You Covered

If you think you might need to consider Hawaii estate planning, you might believe that a trust is something for multi-millionaires. However, a good trust can help you allocate your assets and property. When you establish a trust, you ensure that your assets get distributed after your death in the way that you want it…

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