Sometimes Stuff Is the Most Important Part of Your Estate Plan from Austin Estate Planning Attorney Liz Nielsen


Most people usually think about who will receive their retirement and bank accounts, life insurance proceeds, real estate, and other valuable possessions upon their death. However, a person’s personal property (their stuff) can also be a source of value that needs to be addressed. When looking to start or continue your estate planning journey, ask […]

The Pros and Cons of Probate from Austin Estate Planning Attorney Liz Nielsen

Pros and Cons

In estate planning circles, the word “probate” often carries a negative connotation. Indeed, many people—especially those with valuable accounts and property— desire to keep their accounts and property out of probate whenever possible. That being said, the probate system was ultimately established to protect the deceased’s accounts and property as well as their family, and […]