PROBATE COULD COST
you're a resident of
and a homeowner, then
you should clearly put your home into a living trust.
A living trust makes probate
unnecessary. Probate is very expensive
an average home
will require a
probate fee of about $37,000. Plus,
probate is very slow, and it's done in public.
A REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST
A Revocable Living Trust is a document which allows you
to distribute your assets to heirs without the
supervision of the court. By placing your assets in a
trust, you have provided an orderly way to handle your
affairs in case of your death. A trust avoids probate.
By avoiding probate, you have saved your heirs lots of
money and a long tedious court process that could have
taken up to two years. You retain 100% control of your
estate during your lifetime. You can amend or revoke
your trust at any time. The establishment of a revocable
living trust could be one of the biggest estate planning
steps you have ever taken.
Probate is the process of transferring your property to
heirs after you die. This process is accomplished under
the direction of the court. Unless you have done
pre-planning before you and your spouse die such as a
Revocable Living Trust, probate is the only way to
transfer your assets to your heirs.
DO A LIVING TRUST
The choice is yours, DO NOTHING, let the state decide
whats best for your family and heirs. Probate Court is
extremely costly and time consuming, taking anywhere
from 6 months to 2 years. A Living Trust makes probate
and its' inherent fees and taxes unnecessary.