5 Key Benefits to Hiring an Attorney for Your Real Estate Purchase

There are some situations where hiring an attorney is a natural move: a contentious divorce, battle over custody, or a criminal arrest. When it comes to buying a house or other piece of real estate, though, not everyone hurries to call an attorney. Perhaps they assume that advice from homeowner friends, combined with a lot […]

A Brief Introduction to the Charitable Remainder Trust

Since 1969, many people have used charitable remainder trusts, or CRTs, to maximize their incomes, minimize taxes, and support charities that have special meaning for them. At one time, they were regarded as simply another medium for the wealthy to make large donations. Nowadays, people with modest estates also use them to donate small amounts […]