Do I need to record or file my power of attorney with the court?
A pay on death beneficiary is a beneficiary designation that you can make on bank accounts. This allows for your beneficiary to have quick access to funds without going through the probate process. This can be a huge benefit to your beneficiary, because it gives them funds to pay for funeral arrangements, last medical bills, [...]
Adding your children to your bank account can have costly consequences. Your asset becomes their asset, which means creditors can take advantage of that.
There may be unintended consequences when you add your girlfriend or boyfriend to the deed to your house.
Is it a good idea to add your kids to the deed of your house?
Although there are some states that may have that rule, Georgia is not one of them. In Georgia there are different ways to hold title to a property. The most popular ways are tenants in common, for only one spouse to hold title, and joint tenants with right of survivorship. However, one makes the transfer [...]