Who Pays for Funeral Expenses?

By |2017-10-13T16:51:43+00:00October 13th, 2017|Estate Administration, Estate Planning|

Funerals can be expensive! The average cost of a funeral in 2015 was $6,500.00, according to the National Funeral Directors Association. The ever-increasing cost leaves many families wondering: Who is responsible for paying funeral expenses? The answer can vary. For example, the decedent may have already paid for her own funeral by funding a prepaid [...]

My Mom, Dad, Friend or Other Loved One Just Died, Now What Do I Do?

By |2016-11-22T17:21:01+00:00November 7th, 2015|Estate Administration, Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Administration|

The probate and trust administration attorneys at Rochford & Langins, LLC will help give you peace of mind when you have lost a loved one. Probate and trust administration can be time consuming, complex and emImage result for probateotionally draining. If you are the personal representative for a probate estate, or named as the trustee [...]

Should I have a Revocable Living Trust?

By |2016-11-22T17:21:01+00:00August 31st, 2015|Estate Planning|

Is a revocable living trust or a will more appropriate for my family? This article will help you decide if a revocable living trust is right for you and your family. A revocable living trust is commonly used in place of a will. There are many reasons families in Rochester, Minnesota come to the estate [...]

Asset Protection Planning: The use of LLCs in Estate Planning

By |2016-11-22T17:21:02+00:00February 13th, 2015|Business Law, Estate Planning, Real Estate|

Most business owners are looking for additional liability protection when establishing their estate plan. They are typically fearful of an employee or customer suing for more than their insurance will allow for, or piercing the corporate veil and then coming after the owner’s personal assets. A revocable living trust is a great tool for incapacity, [...]