Your Cyber Legacy: 3 Tips for Your Digital Assets

There is an entire category of assets which, too often, are overlooked when planning your legacy – digital assets.  Perhaps you didn’t even consider these items to be “assets” when you set up your own will or trust.  If so, there is no need to worry as they are somewhat straightforward to address. The first [...]

2017-06-08T14:40:19+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Digital Assets, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Digital Estate Planning Document Storage

Numerous services have recently sprung up that allow people to store their estate planning documents digitally. One of the latest services searches for news of its clients' deaths. Even the best estate plans are completely worthless if no one knows the estate planning documents exist or they cannot otherwise be found. A will cannot be [...]

2016-06-13T12:52:00+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Digital Assets|0 Comments

Dealing with Your Digital Accounts After You Die

If you want someone else to have access to your digital accounts after you pass away, then you will need to go through specific processes for each account that you have. Many state legislatures are attempting to streamline the law concerning access to digital accounts after the owner passes away. Some have managed to pass [...]

2016-03-23T10:58:00+00:00 March 23rd, 2016|Digital Assets|0 Comments

Wisconsin Latest State to Consider Digital Assets

State governments across the country have taken up what happens to a person's digital accounts after they die. Wisconsin is the latest state to do so. The digital age has created changes for people in many aspects of life. This is certainly the case in estate planning, as estate laws were designed in a time [...]

2016-03-20T11:00:00+00:00 March 20th, 2016|Digital Assets|0 Comments