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Estate Planning: Will vs. Revocable Trust (C. Ryan O’Quinn Commentary) – Arkansas Business Online

Estate Planning: Will vs. Revocable Trust (C. Ryan O’Quinn Commentary)Arkansas Business OnlineThe importance of estate planning cannot be overstated. Most people would be shocked to learn where their assets go when they do not engage in some form of estate planning: Your 18-year-old child could end up with more of your assets than your spouse.

On Life and Love after 50: The Importance of Estate Planning for Seniors – Capistrano Dispatch

On Life and Love after 50: The Importance of Estate Planning for SeniorsCapistrano DispatchTheir stories are quite similar. Both couples married and both husbands died within months of marrying. But the stories differ in one significant way: estate planning. The purpose of today’s column is to remind seniors to ensure their estate plans are …

Web meets will: consider digital assets in estate planning – Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish News Web meets will: consider digital assets in estate planningCleveland Jewish NewsTrubiano said, “In an estate plan, it’d be perfect to have a blanket authorization with any digital asset. You’re generally talking about personal codes and accounts. A roster of all these accounts and passwords should be incorporated into estate …

Same-sex couples could face estate planning road blocks – Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish News Same-sex couples could face estate planning road blocksCleveland Jewish NewsWhen same-sex marriage was legalized in 2012, many legal issues that same-sex couples were facing were ratified. But in other areas, like estate planning, some couples – especially unmarried same-sex couples – could continue to face issues when trying …

In estate planning for your minor children, think beyond just money – Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish News In estate planning for your minor children, think beyond just moneyCleveland Jewish NewsThis is never a pleasant topic to think about, but it is one of the most important estate planning decisions you can make. Depending on your specific situation, the answer may be obvious. If a minor loses one parent, most often the surviving parent …

Estate planning crucial step to protect business – Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish News Estate planning crucial step to protect businessCleveland Jewish NewsKass added that “it’s important that the business owner has the right team in place and it’s important that the business owner understands the difference between a will and a revocable trust, and the role each plays in their overall estate plan. They …

Do I Need An Estate Plan? – The National Law Review

Do I Need An Estate Plan?The National Law ReviewEstate planning generally involves putting a plan in place that is triggered when you die or if you become incapacitated due to accident, illness, or otherwise. The law does not require that you make an estate plan. The majority of people never do …

On Life and Love after 50: The Importance of Estate Planning for Seniors – Dana Point Times

On Life and Love after 50: The Importance of Estate Planning for SeniorsDana Point TimesTheir stories are quite similar. Both couples married and both husbands died within months of marrying. But the stories differ in one significant way: estate planning. The purpose of today’s column is to remind seniors to ensure their estate plans are …

Wintrust Business Lunch 5/17/17: Estate Planning, O’Hare Airport … – WGN Radio

WGN Radio Wintrust Business Lunch 5/17/17: Estate Planning, O’Hare Airport …WGN RadioLately the market has seemed impervious to the world wide news. However it looks as though the market is beginning to correct itself as Steve and Terry Savage … and more »

Free workshop set Tuesday on estate planning – Ventura County Star

Ventura County Star Free workshop set Tuesday on estate planningVentura County StarVentura County Community Development Corp. will host a free educational workshop open to anyone interested in learning more about estate planning. The workshop is part of VCCDC’s “From House to Home” homeowner workshops, which are designed to …

Financial Health with Laurie Siebert: Using trusts in estate planning – Allentown Morning Call

Financial Health with Laurie Siebert: Using trusts in estate planningAllentown Morning CallOr, they may have been invited to a paid dinner where an out-of-town attorney sells them a whole package of estate planning documents. While I strongly encourage everyone to do proper estate planning, it may or may not include setting up a trust.