1. Estate Planning 101: A Checklist (Part II)

    Welcome to part II of our estate planning checklist. If you haven’t read part I, be sure to check that out and head back here to read the rest. If you have any questions along the way, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our estate lawyers at the Law Office of Diron Rutty in the Bronx/NYC area…Read More

  2. Estate Planning 101: A Checklist (Part I)

    Estate planning is an important step to take in order to protect your assets after you die and so you can provide them to the desired party. It also includes who is in charge of handling your responsibilities after you have passed. One of the goals of estate planning is to ensure that beneficiaries …Read More

  3. 3 More Key Elements of a Good Estate Plan

    Life takes planning. It’s important to have a vision of where you are going and make a plan of how you are going to get there. This usually entails little steps, daily, weekly, monthly, and sometimes yearly. In the end, you accomplish what you set out to do. This is how success happens in life —…Read More

  4. 3 Key Elements of a Good Estate Plan

    When you sit down to formulate your will and begin to think about planning for what will happen to your assets once you’re gone, you begin to realize that there are more pieces to this puzzle than meets the eye. A will is a great tool to have; unfortunately, it’s not the only tool in a great est…Read More

  5. Should You DIY Your Will?

    You understand that you need a will. After all, you want to designate who will care for your minor children and your pets and who will get your valuable baseball card collection. You also want to be buried on your property under your favorite maple tree up on the hill with only a simple cross as you…Read More

  6. The Benefits of Estate Planning, Part Two

    Planning is a part of life. You plan your day, what you’ll wear in the morning, what you’ll have for lunch, and where you will go after work. You plan your next vacation, making reservations and booking flights ahead of time. You plan for your next baby. You plan your next move. You plan your ca…Read More

  7. The Benefits of Estate Planning, Part One

    Contrary to popular belief, an estate is not a white mansion with columns out front and acres of farmland and cattle. Everything that you own, from your car and house to your clothes and pets, is part of your estate. When you pass, something has to be done with your estate. This is where estate plan…Read More