• How can Busy Wills, Inc. make my life easier?

    CHALLENGE #1: TIMEBusy Wills, Inc. makes your life easier by saving you time. In less than the time it takes to drive across town for a face-to-face meeting, you can complete a short questionnaire and be well on your way to creating an estate plan. There are situations when being interviewed at someone else’s office

    October 26, 2014
  • How can Busy Wills, Inc. save me money?

    MINIMIZE OR ELIMINATE PROBATE FEES At the moment, we have a very favorable estate tax situation in the United States, so that if you pass away this year, at least the first $5 million of your estate will not be subject to estate tax. However, in California, we have rather steep probate fees, so that

    October 24, 2014
  • Estate Planning Promotes Family Harmony

    DISADVANTAGES OF HAVING NO ESTATE PLAN Estate planning is the one area of law in which clients proactively choose to search for an attorney. In every other area of law, clients are forced by circumstance to react by seeking legal counsel. Whether they are getting divorced, being sued or selling a business, it is life’s

    March 22, 2014
  • Estate Planning As Proactive Crisis Management

    CRISIS? WHAT CRISIS? In California, we are encouraged to plan ahead for emergencies such as earthquakes – we should nominate someone out of state for all our family members to pass telephone messages through, our children should take an emergency survival kit to school including a first aid kit, blanket and comforting photos of the

    March 20, 2014