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3 Simple Ways to Avoid Probate Costs

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Jul 06, 2020 | 0 Comments

At Nagreski Law, we get asked all the time about the costs of probate. The bad news: When a deceased person's estate (all of their money and property) has to go through probate (the court-supervised process of distributing a deceased person's money and property), it can be subject to a variety of...

COVID-19: A Reminder of Why Estate Planning Is Important

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Apr 09, 2020 | 0 Comments

Coronavirus has been all over the news—and with good reason. For some people, it can turn into a serious illness if contracted. Thankfully, for the great majority of people who have contracted the disease, the symptoms appear to be relatively mild. Nevertheless, it is crucial for everyone, partic...

Spring Cleaning: Time to Clean Up Your Estate Planning

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Mar 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Spring is a great time to clean around the house and to get ready for the months ahead. Your estate plan, like your home, periodically needs a thorough polishing. Your life circumstances are constantly changing, and an estate plan that perfectly met your needs a couple of years ago may now be clu...

Stress Test Your Estate Plan

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Jun 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

You have done the hard work of establishing an estate plan. Good for you! However, you still have serious work to do to ensure that the strategy you have selected will maximize your peace of mind and protect your legacy. Estate plans should be like living, breathing creations that reflect the ch...

Three Legal Things to Do After a Scary Health Diagnosis

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Apr 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

A scary health diagnosis can be emotionally and logistically challenging for many reasons. For instance, how can you take care of your family if you're physically incapacitated? In addition to working closely with your medical providers, consider these three legal tips: 1. Check your estate plan...

Estate Planning: 3 Reasons We Run the Other Way

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Mar 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

We understand that it feels hard to get around to estate planning; it sounds about as fun as getting a root canal. However, we also understand that we all want to make sure that our loved ones are protected and receive our hard-earned assets – regardless of whether we have $10 million or $10,000....

Estate Plan, Do I need one? Yes! You do.

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Mar 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

There are few things as intimidating as the project of estate planning. The best time to plan for your incapacity or death, though, is while you're still healthy. With a little time, effort, and guidance from a trusted estate planning professional, you can develop a plan and obtain peace of mind....

Wills, Trusts & Dying Intestate: How They Differ

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Mar 08, 2019 | 0 Comments

Most people understand that having some sort of an estate plan is, as Martha Stewart would say, a “good thing.” However, many of us don't take the steps to get that estate plan in place because we don't understand the nuances between wills and trusts – and dying without either. Here's what will ...

Four Common Myths about Estate Planning

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Mar 01, 2019 | 0 Comments

1) Myth: My spouse can make all of my healthcare and financial decisions because he/she is my spouse. Reality: This is not always the case. To make sure your spouse can indeed make important medical decisions on your behalf, you should sign a durable power of attorney and a medical advance direc...

Do I need a Will or Trust?

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Feb 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Yes! Everyone needs a will, trust, or both to ensure your legacy is passed on in the way you intend, to provide for children, spouse, and family members, and in the case of trusts, to avoid probate. Wills and trusts are not just for the wealthy: A well-drafted plan ensures that what you do have i...

What is the Difference: Wills v. Trusts

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Feb 08, 2019 | 0 Comments

How many of you are confused about the differences between wills and trusts? If so, you're not alone. While it's always wise to contact experts like us, it's also important to understand the basics. Here's a quick and simple reference guide: What Revocable Living Trusts Can Do – That Wills Can't...

Nagreski Law Starts a Blog

Posted by Adam Nagreski | Feb 01, 2019 | 0 Comments

My name is Adam Nagreski and I am the owner of Nagreski Law. Nagreski Law is a law firm built to ease the stress of legal issues that are faced by our clients. Through my meeting with clients, there seems to be a HUGE problem with the law and the search for justice.  With technology ever expandi...

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