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How to Create a Life Insurance Trust

If done accurately, you can let your life insurance be in a life insurance trust. Once that life insurance trust is in existence, that life insurance, if you die, is payable to the trust beneficiaries, which may be the same people you were going to leave that life insurance to anyway. Because it is in…

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Definitions of Elder Abuse

What Are the Definitions of Elder Abuse According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, elder abuse is an intentional act or failure to act, by a caregiver or another person in a relationship involving an expectation of trust that causes or creates a risk of harm to an older adult. (An older adult…

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Home Owners Association Management Company

What Does A Home Owners Association Management Company Do? If you live in a homeowners association, you have probably learned about or maybe even received a non-compliance notice from the management company. If you have reported common area maintenance problems, this will end up handled by the management company. This means that the management company…

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What If I Don’t Have a Will?

Every state has statutes and laws to create a Will if someone passes away without creating a Will themselves. Those laws are called intestacy laws, and you can be said to have died “intestate” if you have no Will. There are misconceptions about what happens if you die without a Will. Many people think if…

ENACTMENT OF CALIFORNIA SENATE BILL 323

ENACTMENT OF CALIFORNIA SENATE BILL 323

  On October 12, 2019, Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law, Senate Bill No. 323, which was sponsored by State Senator Robert Wieckowski. This Bill made many changes to the Davis-Stirling Common Interest Development Act (Davis-Stirling Act). The following is a summary of the changes. This summary is not meant to be relied on as…