Probate and the Role of the Executor from Barry D Horowitz During the probate process, the probate court supervises the administration of the estate. The individual who is charged with handling the business of the estate is called the executor. You can nominate an executor when you create your last will. Learn more about probate […]
What Is Intestacy from Barry D Horowitz The probate court would supervise the administration of the intestate estate. A personal representative would be appointed to handle the estate administration tasks. Intestate Succession Laws After outstanding debts are paid, the intestate estate would be distributed using intestate succession laws. Learn more about What is intestacy in […]
Incapacity Planning and Powers of Attorney from Barry D Horowitz The person creating the power of attorney is called the principal or grantor. The representative that is named is called the agent or attorney-in-fact. To create a power of attorney, you must be an adult who is of sound mind. The agent or attorney-in-fact must […]
What FInancial Planning Strategies Are Best for Your Age Group: A Guide for Hartford Residents from Barry D Horowitz Financial planning does not end at the end of your life. You also want to make a legacy plan so your money and property can be used to help your family and/or to support charities you […]
Considerations When Choosing The Executor of an Estate: A Guide for Connecticut Residents from Barry D Horowitz The executor has to be sure to take all necessary steps to take care of your investments, manage assets, and comply with Connecticut probate rules. You need someone with attention to detail, who can focus on these tasks […]
When Shoud You Retire: A Guide for Connecticut Residents from Barry D Horowitz Some employers provide a defined benefit pension which provides you with guaranteed income. This type of pension is becoming far less common. You may have a 401(K) or IRA where you have investments, but you must manage this money carefully so you […]
Retirement Account Options: A Guide for Connecticut Residents from Barry D Horowitz Getting Legal Help with Retirement Planning. An experienced retirement planning lawyer can provide you with assistance in determining what kinds of retirement accounts you should be investing in. Learn more about retirement account options in this presentation.