If you decide to disinherit someone, you should work with an attorney to make sure your will is valid and your wishes will be followed after you die.
It is unusual for the government to claim a deceased person’s estate. While it might be allowed in some states, it’s considered a last resort.
Here is how a prenup can protect your assets before the marriage is finalized.
Didn't get a prenup before you got married? Don't worry, you can get a postnup.
Getting the family together for the holidays is a great way to discuss the future of your estate.
Late Cars singer Ric Ocasek's widow Paulina Porizkova is trying to get her inheritance back.
The Soundgarden rocker's wife wrote: 'I will not be bullied or shamed into silence'
The luxury construction businessman was previously hit with charges connected to the disappearance of his estranged wife, Jennifer.
Leaders in our nation’s capital owe a long-overdue debt to the thousands of Stanford victims across the country. The fact that Madoff victims have received nearly full recoveries thanks to sustained governmental support only adds insult to injury.
Here are the key questions to ask, as well as some red flags to avoid.
Preparing for life’s unexpected events is crucial but can often be a difficult process to navigate. Here are the top estate planning mistakes to avoid.
You know you should have a will, but you keep stalling.
One of the men named in Jeffrey Epstein’s will as potentially being responsible for carrying it out was apparently unaware he was included.
One of the two lawyers listed as witnessing Epstein's will signing is Mariel A. Colon Miro, an attorney for drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo’’ Guzman.
No matter how wealthy you are, don't spend more than you have.
The Department of Agriculture puts the cost of raising a child at almost $234,000.
Buffett has gifted roughly $34 billion in Berkshire Hathaway shares to philanthropic endeavors.
Here’s a list of some little-known Social Security benefits. Putting your knowledge to good use can make a big difference in your retirement income.
The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, should have given more r-e-s-p-e-c-t to her estate planning.
Two of Franklin's sons are said to object to the wills.