Can you contest a will?

Each state handles potential will contests differently. Texas has its own set of laws dictating who can and cannot contest a will. Today, we will take a look at who has legal standing and what you can do if you wish to contest a will. Under Texas law, you must simply...

Avoiding estate taxes

The thought of taxes eating up any portion of your estate after you have worked your entire life in Texas to accumulate assets to benefit your heirs can be downright disheartening. Yet it is an inevitability that many may say you must accept. Is that indeed true? As...

How Do I Fund My Trust?

  As we mention on our website, probate can be a time consuming and expensive process in Texas. Probate is also a public proceeding. With strategic estate planning, you can avoid this, and your beneficiaries will receive distributions and asset transfers directly...