Why a will isn’t always enough

If a person dies without a will, a Pennsylvania judge may determine who gets his or her assets under the intestacy law. A judge may also decide who will raise that individual’s children in the absence of a guardianship nomination. Although a will can be an...

When to update an estate plan

There are several life events that should prompt people in Pennsylvania to create or review an estate plan. When people get married, they may want to ensure that their spouse is listed on their beneficiary designations and has medical and financial power of attorney...