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Estate Planning: The differences between a trust and a will – Lake County News

Estate Planning: The differences between a trust and a willLake County NewsDennis A. Fordham, attorney, is a State Bar-Certified Specialist in estate planning, probate and trust law. His office is at 870 S. Main St., Lakeport, Calif. He can be reached at dennis@DennisFordhamLaw.com and 707-263-3235. His Web site is www.

Estate Planning Before Tragedy Strikes – Palisades Hudson Financial Group

Estate Planning Before Tragedy StrikesPalisades Hudson Financial GroupI do not know whether he had a will or any form of estate planning. I would not be surprised, however, if he had not planned for his death in advance. After all, he was young, healthy and athletic; death is hardly something someone in his circumstances …

Lawrence Parks and Rec offering free class on estate planning … – Lawrence Journal World

Lawrence Parks and Rec offering free class on estate planning …Lawrence Journal WorldThe Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering a free class to teach residents the basics of estate planning. During the class, Fundamentals of … and more »

AARP Live Minute: Wills and Estate Planning – RFD-TV

RFD-TV AARP Live Minute: Wills and Estate PlanningRFD-TVAARP works to connect Americans from the big city to rural America. The organization has partnered with RFD-TV to present AARP Live Minutes each Thursday as part of their dedication to enhancing the quality of life for all as we age. In this AARP Live …

Estate Planning Is Not Just For The Ultra-Rich Anymore – Financial Advisor Magazine (registration)

Estate Planning Is Not Just For The Ultra-Rich AnymoreFinancial Advisor Magazine (registration)Hollywood’s stereotype of estate planning usually features assorted nieces, nephews and cousins gathered in the drawing room of a 100-year-old mansion greedily waiting to hear what an eccentric rich relative left them. By the time the scene is over, no …

Free estate planning workshop scheduled – Dubois County Free Press

Free estate planning workshop scheduledDubois County Free PressThe public is invited to attend a free workshop on the basics of estate planning hosted by Dubois County Community Foundation. “Estate Planning 101” will be held on August 31, 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Habig Center in Jasper and will include an …

Great-West Lifeco subsidiary completes acquisition of Financial Horizons Group – The leading MGA in the Canadian … – Markets Insider

Great-West Lifeco subsidiary completes acquisition of Financial Horizons Group – The leading MGA in the Canadian …Markets InsiderWINNIPEG, July 31, 2017 /CNW/ – Great-West Lifeco Inc. announced today that its subsidiary The Great-West Life Assurance Company has completed its previously announced acquisition of Financial Horizons Group, the leading participant in the independent … and more »

When Estate-Planning Woes Hit Advisors – Barron’s

Barron’s When Estate-Planning Woes Hit AdvisorsBarron’sBijan Golkar, the CEO of FPC Investment Advisory, in Petaluma, Calif., tells The Wall Street Journal that he begged his father to update his estate plan after the father divorced and purchased sizable business and real-estate holdings. Despite Golkar’s …

There’s No Time Like the Present: Estate Planning – The National Law Review

The National Law Review There’s No Time Like the Present: Estate PlanningThe National Law ReviewAdmittedly, estate planning is not an easy topic to bring up with parents and other family members, but dealing with the topic when there are no looming health issues is definitely easier than discussing estate and disability planning after a diagnosis …

Great-West Lifeco subsidiary completes acquisition of Financial Horizons Group – The leading MGA in the Canadian … – Canada NewsWire (press release)

Great-West Lifeco subsidiary completes acquisition of Financial Horizons Group – The leading MGA in the Canadian …Canada NewsWire (press release)WINNIPEG, July 31, 2017 /CNW/ – Great-West Lifeco Inc. announced today that its subsidiary The Great-West Life Assurance Company has completed its previously announced acquisition of Financial Horizons Group, the leading participant in the independent … and more »