The ins and outs of California living trusts A living trust is an important estate planning tool for California residents. It allows you to manage your assets and property during your lifetime, as well as providing a way to pass on those assets after death with minimal probate costs. In essence, it serves the same […]

What is QDRO and how does it work? A California QDRO is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order.  The purpose of a QDRO is to separate pre-tax retirement accounts without tax consequences to the plan participant and transfer a portion of the participant’s account to the alternate payee following a divorce or dissolution of a domestic […]