Featured Beware: Joint Accounts are a big “no no”

Many people believe that joint accounts are a good way to avoid probate and transfer money to loved ones, and such accounts are sometimes referred to as “the common person’s estate plan.” But while joint accounts can be useful in certain circumstances, they can have dire consequences if not...

Featured The Texas Estates Code qualifies the disqualified and disqualifies the qualified for cash

“Money Talks, Disability Does Not.” The Texas Estates Code qualifies the disqualified and disqualifies the qualified for Cash. Cause No. 415959; In re Andrew Stephen Keith Guardianship (Probate Court 3) I am a licensed Texas attorney (1998) and certified attorney ad litem (AAL) bythe State of Texas. I graduated...