An executor administers your estate and distributes your assets. It’s one of the most important decisions you’ll make when preparing a will. The executor is charged with carrying out your final wishes. **This article talks about a will-based distribution of an estate. In contrast, an estate...

These days, many families include children, stepchildren, former spouses, and in-laws. The number of remarriages has been steadily rising, so advance wealth planning with clear goals is advised. You want to take care of your spouse and your children, but letting them work it out after...