What is Guardianship/Conservatorship?

What is Guardianship/Conservatorship?

Guardianship/Conservatorship During their lifetimes, most adults are competent to make decisions about their finances and their healthcare. You tell the doctor whether or not you would like a procedure performed. You often direct the bank to transfer money to pay your...
Getting Started

Getting Started

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 Attorney Amanda Spence has practiced Elder Law and Estate Planning in Raleigh since 1995. She assists clients throughout North Carolina with  issues in the following areas: Medicaid Asset Protection Medicaid Applications Medicaid...
Do You Really Need a Revocable Living Trust?

Do You Really Need a Revocable Living Trust?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 I often receive calls from clients asking if I could set up a Revocable Living Trust for them. Sure, I can, but the real question is why do you think you need a trust? Many people believe they need a trust so that their assets will...
What is a Trust?

What is a Trust?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 A trust is a legal entity that is created as part of the estate planning process to hold assets that will be distributed by the terms of the trust documents. There are several different kinds of trusts that can be created to help...
What is Estate Planning?

What is Estate Planning?

Call Scott Allen at (919) 863-4183 What is Estate Planning? Estate planning is the process of evaluating your goals and concerns related to the transfer of your assets upon death and, in come cases, during your lifetime. Estate planning can include professional...