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What are "Death Taxes"?

Death taxes refer to estate and inheritance taxes imposed after an individual dies. In Washington there is no inheritance tax. Learn how estate taxes in Washington state work here.
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What Happens to Your Business After You Die?

What Happens to Your Business After You Die?

If you're one of the 10% of Americans who own a business, it's important to have a business succession plan to smoothly transition your business to heirs or to liquidate assets. Learn more about how to plan for your business after death here.
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Caring for Children After Death: The Importance of Guardianships

Caring for Children After Death: The Importance of Guardianships

Guardianships are a way to ensure that your children and dependents are cared for even after death. Learn about the importance of electing a guardian here.
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Understanding Probate

Understanding Probate

Probate can be hard to navigate. Learn about how to avoid probate here! When you're ready to create your will, trust Orbit Wills
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7 Things Commonly Forgotten in a Will

7 Things Commonly Forgotten in a Will

You'd be surprised at what kinds of information people sometimes forget to include in their wills. Learn the 7 most common forgotten items in a will, so you can be sure to include the in yours!
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What NOT to Include on Your Will

What NOT to Include on Your Will

It's just as important to know what not to include in your will. Learn about what you shouldn't include in your will here!
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4 Unconventional Alternatives to Traditional Burial

4 Unconventional Alternatives to Traditional Burial

There are so many options these days when it comes to what to do with your body after you die. Read about some of the wackiest options available (including becoming a vinyl!) here!
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Including Social Media Accounts in Estate Planning

Including Social Media Accounts in Estate Planning

Social media is another important thing to remember when estate planning. Get the tips here!
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How Heath Insurance Changes for Family When the Primary Dies

How Heath Insurance Changes for Family When the Primary Dies

What happens to your family's health insurance when you pass. Find out here!
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7 Things You Shouldn't Put in a Will

7 Things You Shouldn't Put in a Will

There are so many things your will covers. But what doesn't it cover? Learn about what your final will and testament can't cover and the details around that here.
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Why Living Wills Matter

Why Living Wills Matter

A living will is important for giving you a voice when you have none. Learn about the history of living wills here!
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Should You Leave Your Funeral Wishes In Your Will?

Should You Leave Your Funeral Wishes In Your Will?

Is leaving your funeral wishes in your will a good idea? As it turns out, probably not. Read up on why and the ways you can make sure your voice is heard.
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Taking Care of Pets in Your Will

Taking Care of Pets in Your Will

Our furry (and non-furry) friends are there for us during some of life's hardest moments. When we pass, it's only right to make sure that they're taken care of properly. Learn about the ways you can care for your animals after you pass.
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4 Examples of When to Update Your Will

4 Examples of When to Update Your Will

Having an up-to-date will is important! But how often should you update it to make it "up-to-date"? Here are 3 life events that are great times to update your will!
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3 Things Living Wills Cover

3 Things Living Wills Cover

Having a clear living will can also make confusing or difficult decisions easier for your family and care team. Here are just a few reasons why a living will is important, even if you already have a will!
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