Category Archive: Estate Planning

  • Estate Planning Checklist

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on August 5th - Estate Administration

    The concept of estate planning involves far more than just you writing a will. You will want to account for every one of your assets and wishes to ensure the execution of a set plan after your death, and you will want the help of a Roseville estate planning attorney from The Sterling Law Group. Know that designating certain beneficiaries on your retirement accounts and completing a transfer on death (TOD) designations on other accounts can help keep your assets from passing under a will. Here are some examples of the types of things you are...

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  • Why Is Estate Planning Important For Business Owners?

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on June 1st - Business Law

    Business owners have many things to worry about as part of their business routine, but many forget to address an important aspect of their business - that is, what happens to the business in the event they pass on. It is important that if you are a business owner, you have a plan for the transition of your business in your estate plan. At The Sterling Law Group, A.P.C. our best estate planning & business litigation attorneys help business owners in Roseville, Sacramento, and nearby cities to plan for the transition of their business owner...

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  • What Happens to an Estate Without a Will?

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on February 21st - Estate Planning

    Some people avoid talking about or dealing with any issues pertaining to what may happen after they pass on.  Others take the time to plan everything from their funeral to what should happen to anything of value they have. Drafting a will is an important part of this estate planning process.  Below is some information about the risks of not having a will. To discuss your estate planning options, reach out to a trusted law firm today.  What is a Will? A will is a legal document that puts down in writing your wishes reg...

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  • Tips For Estate Planning Over Christmas

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on December 23rd - Estate Planning

    With the Tips For Estate Planning Over Christmas from The Sterling Law Group, you can discuss the entire process in an understandable manner. Without further ado, let’s look at a few estate planning tips you should take under advisement this Christmas.  As the year 2021 is almost over and the Christmas holidays are upon us, many people are looking forward to end-of-year festivities and spending quality time with their loved ones. It's likely that estate planning is not the first thing written on your to-do list this holiday season.  Many ...

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  • Changing Your Estate Plan if You Have a Child?

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on October 28th - Estate Planning

    Your estate plan changes could come with exciting moments like a new addition to your family.  Speak with an estate planning law firm if you need to create or update your documents for a new child.  Do You Have an Estate Plan? It is advisable to have a living trust and will even before your child is born. A will prevents others, including California courts, from making decisions about how your assets will be shared upon your death. Rather, if you have a will, you get to make those decisions yourself prior to your death. A living trust n...

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  • Do You Need to Update Your Estate Plan?

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on August 24th - Estate Planning

    Once you have an estate plan, your job is not done. If you experience any type of life changes involving your beneficiaries or property, you will need updates. Speak with an estate planning lawyer today.  Too many people allow their initial estate plan to stay in place unchanged throughout the course of their lives. This can render some provisions of a will or trust invalid or allow an unfavorable designation of power of attorney or another position of authority. If you are in California and looking to update your estate plan, reach out to...

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  • Ways an Estate Planning Lawyer Can Help

    Posted by The Sterling Law Group on June 22nd - Estate Planning

    Estate planning is a more complicated process than most people might imagine, and many mistakes or omissions can impact the effect of your estate plan. It is worth it to learn how an estate planning attorney in Roseville, CA can help you. Many people wonder how exactly estate planning can assist them in preparing for the future. The reality is that the right attorney can act as a guide to ensure that you take the right steps to protect your assets, family, and own well-being. The following are some of the many ways our estate attorneys in Ros...

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