SOUTHCOAST ESTATE PLANNING BLOG

Life Estate Deeds in Massachusetts: The Pros and Cons

Many Massachusetts homeowners use “life estate” deeds for different reasons. Some use them as a general estate planning tool. Others frequently use them as a way to “keep the nursing home from getting their house.” In this post, we’ll talk…

5 Massachusetts Estate Planning Dos and Don’ts

5 Massachusetts Estate Planning Dos and Don’ts Attorney Andrew Garcia of SouthCoast Estate Planning offers 5 quick do’s and don’ts when it comes to your Massachusetts estate planing. Don’t name your minor kids as beneficiaries on your insurance policy. If…

Should I short sell my Massachusetts home?

Episode 3 of “2nd Marriage Estate Planning” where Andrew Garcia continues to answer a viewer’s questions regarding her debt due to a short sale in Massachusetts. Does her debt now lie on the shoulders of her new husband as well?…

What happens during a Massachusetts short sale?

What happens during a Massachusetts short sale? Episode 2 of “2nd Marriage Estate Planning” with Attorney Andrew Garcia What Happens During a Massachusetts Short Sale? Watch Episode 1: What is a short sale in Massachusetts?

Trusts: Recipe for cooking a great Trust with Attorney Andrew Garcia

[youtube=//www.youtube.com/watch?v=hq9tR5EYJLc&feature=channel_video_title] Attorney and Cooking Enthusiast Andrew Garcia passes along his recipe for Cooking up a Great Trust. Andrew spells out the necessary steps that a family needs in order to create an effective trust. If you would like to set…