Identify the Right Charity

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

When you are planning your estate you may be interested in charitable giving. This can help you to create a lasting legacy as you continue to make a difference even after you are gone in...

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What Is the Five Year Medicaid Look Back?

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Elder Law

The Medicaid program is very important to a significant percentage of senior citizens. This is because of the fact that Medicare will not pay for long-term care. If you need assistance with your activities of...

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Is Probate Always Required?

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning, Probate

Probate is a factor when you are leaving behind final instructions in a last will. If you maintain direct personal possession of your property through to the time of your death, it will become probate...

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What Is an Executor?

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning, Probate

It is important to consider all of the details when you are planning your estate. Some people think that the execution of a last will is the simplest way to arrange for asset transfers. This...

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What Are the Drawbacks of Probate?

By: Barry D. Horowitz, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Probate

You may assume that you should use a last will to arrange for the future distribution of your monetary resources. This is certainly an option that is available to you. Indeed, the last will is...

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