Should a General Power of Attorney (POA) Be Part of My Estate Plan?

Written By: Brandy Miller | April 13, 2017 | No Comments

Should a General Power of Attorney (POA) Be Part of My Estate Plan? If someone is incapacitated due to old age or injuries sustained in an accident, he or she may not be able to create an estate plan. In order to ensure that your last wishes will be carried out exactly as you want,…

When a Person is Considered Unfit to Create a Will?

Written By: Brandy Miller | March 30, 2017 | No Comments

Trying to decide whether a person is unfit to create a will can be an extremely delicate, emotional and uncomfortable process. It can also be very tricky. In order to make this determination, the help of experts such as psychologists, psychiatrists and doctors will very likely be necessary. Here is some information on some of…

What Are the Responsibilities of an Executor?

Written By: Brandy Miller | March 16, 2017 | No Comments

While most people consider being named executor of a loved one’s will an honor, it is also an obligation that comes with significant responsibilities. Depending on the complexities involved, it could be a very challenging role. That is why you need to make sure you know what you are getting into before you accept. Here…

What Are Some Benefits for Veterans Asset Protection Trusts?

Written By: Brandy Miller | February 2, 2017 | No Comments

Veterans in Berks County and Reading, PA are heroes who have served their country. Unfortunately, they often do so at considerable sacrifice to themselves and their families. Veterans often face long deployments and may be injured as a result of active duty. They may return with serious medical conditions which can affect their employment for…

Why Is Estate Planning Particularly Important for Women?

Written By: Brandy Miller | January 12, 2017 | No Comments

Every adult in Berks County and Reading, PA needs an estate plan, and for some individuals, estate planning is especially important. For example, women may be especially in need of the protections and peace of mind estate planning offers. An estate plan can be especially important for women because: Women are more likely to be…

What Are Some Essentials When It Comes to Estate Planning?

Written By: Brandy Miller | December 29, 2016 | No Comments

Every adult in Berks County and Reading, Pennsylvania, needs to consider estate planning. Without a solid estate plan, Pennsylvania courts may be making key decisions in the event of a death or serious injury. Estate planning helps ensure your assets are passed on as you wish, and your interests are protected in case you cannot…

Planning Ahead Assures Easy Transition

Written By: Brandy Miller | December 21, 2016 | No Comments

By: Larry W. Miller, Jr., Esquire Here’s a true story that I was involved in early in my career.  A man in his mid-thirties is married to his true love, and has been married for fifteen years.  Together they had worked very hard saving all of their earnings until they could afford their own farm.…