From the Attorney at Northern Virginia Trusts & Estates
Some people think they’re too young for a living trust or they’re simply confused about what one entails. Either way, every adult with any kind of assets should be sure to document their will while they’re still of sound mind and have a trust to augment it. The firm of Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates has helped people in Fairfax, Virginia with their living trust needs in order to gain peace of mind. You can contact us today at 703-938-3510 to get the process started.
Why a Living Trust?
You make a trust while you’re still alive for the sake of the friends and family members you plan on including in your estate. Its different from a will in that the assets in a trust transfer to the beneficiaries without going through the probate process.
By having Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates facilitate a trust, your family members can be spared much of the probate process as well as expenses that go with it.
The Process in Fairfax
The process of creating a living trust in Fairfax is the same as anywhere else in Virginia. Our experience in this area will be to your benefit as walk you through both the technical aspects of the document as well as what you want to include.
There are going to be some unavoidable hassles when it comes to a living trust, to be sure. For example, if you wish to leave your house to a friend or family member, you’ll need to sign a new deed that puts your house into the living trust. This will take paperwork, but in the end, it’s worth it.
Once your living trust is complete, you’ll have the peace of mind that comes from knowing your loved ones will be have access to your assets once you pass away. At Northern Virginia Trusts and Estates, we welcome the opportunity to provide these results. Give us a call at 703-938 3510 to take advantage of our services in this important matter.