Inheriting an IRA in Michigan

When my father in-law, Howie, passed away earlier this year, the last thing we were thinking about was the inheritance. Funeral and burial arrangements had to be made, obituaries written, and fond memories needed to be shared over a couple glasses of wine. Once the initial shock of his passing wore off, we were faced with dealing with Howie’s legacy. He had named his four … Continue reading Inheriting an IRA in Michigan

5 Reasons You May Need a Trust in Michigan

Sit down with any estate planning attorney and the first thing that they will tell you is that you need a trust. Why? A trust may or may not benefit yourself, but it absolutely benefits the estate planning attorney. A will may help an attorney earn a few hundred dollars, where a trust will help that same attorney fund their next tropical vacation. For this … Continue reading 5 Reasons You May Need a Trust in Michigan