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Is a Living Trust Right for You?

The “Revocable Living Trust” (“RLT”) has been a popular estate planning tool for many years. An RLT may be worthwhile, or not. This article is a brief overview of some of the benefits and common misconceptions about RLTs.


CATEGORIES: Estate Planning, Wills

Using Trusts to Protect the Assets of a Non-spouse Beneficiary

One alternative to outright distribution of assets to beneficiaries is the creation of a trust. A trust is an entity that is created by the person who is deciding how their assets should be handled after their death. This person…

Administration of Estates

Jeff PompeoJeff Pompeo will speak at BCB Bank in Fairfield on December 14, 2017 about “12 Things Every Executor Should Know About Administration of an Estate.” The lecture will cover the probate process, pet trusts, death taxes, executor commissions and dealing…

CATEGORIES: Estate Planning, Wills


Jeff Pompeo EsqJeff Pompeo has been invited to speak about Wills, Powers of Attorney and Advance Directives for Health Care/Living Wills by the Clifton, NJ Senior Advisory Committee, in conjunction with the Clifton Senior Center and Clifton Library. The seminar will take…

CATEGORIES: Estate Planning, Wills