Estate Planning | Florida Estate Planning
Estate Planning | Being a resident of Florida is a huge benefit in estate planning. There are several reasons for this and all Floridians should take advantage of these benefits by visiting a lawyer that can explain and effectively utilize them.
First, Florida is an extremely debtor friendly state and allows residents to protect assets such as real estate and some financial accounts from the reach of creditors. This can be done by applying for and obtaining a homestead exemption on real property that is a primary residence. Most creditors are unable to place a lien against that real estate. There are exceptions and these should be