Estate Planning Library - Estate Planning by Lanman Rayne, Portland, Maine

March 16, 2015

Inherited Debt

In most situations, heirs are not personally responsible for inherited debts from someone who has passed away. If an individual passes away with debt in his or her […]
March 2, 2015

Acting As A Personal Representative

If a friend or family member asks you to act as their personal representative (also referred to as a executor or administrator), you should carefully consider […]
February 16, 2015

How to Choose Your Personal Representative

Choosing your personal representative (also known as an executor or administrator) is one of the most important decisions you will make in the estate planning process. […]
February 2, 2015

Estate Planning after Divorce: Reconsider Fiduciary Roles and Guardianship Designations

The time during and following divorce proceedings can be demanding, both emotionally and financially. A key part of beginning this new chapter of your life is […]