Posted on Mon Jan 20th, 2020 at 11:31 amOne of the most common questions asked after the death of a family member or loved one is, Do I need to start a probate? This post gives some general guidelines for answering that question.
Posted on Mon Sep 16th, 2013 at 10:20 amYou are concerned that your parent, grandparent or another older relative may not be able to drive safely any longer. How do you approach this subject recognizing that this privilege of adulthood is difficult for the driver and their family to discuss? Here are some resources that will be of help.
Common law marriage was abolished in Wisconsin in 1917? Therefore, if you live with someone and are not married to that person, neither of you have any rights to the other person's property upon death or incapacitation. Both of you will need a Will and Powers of Attorney for Health Care and Finance and Property if you want your significant other to have any rights to make decisions on your behalf or to inherit property.