By definition, a trust is a written agreement that states how you want your property distributed to your beneficiaries when you die. The primary goals of a trust is to limit your estate tax liability, avoid probate and to protect the property within your estate....

Preparing to file for a divorce can be emotionally and financially strenuous for both parties and their families. To alleviate some of the stress, individuals should thoroughly research their options and understand the divorce process. For those preparing to file for divorce, here are three...

Last fall, Governor Rauner signed a new statute that changes the way child support is calculated in Illinois. It’s important for Illinois residents to be aware of these changes because, should a child support issue arise, parents will be equipped with information to take proper...