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Charitable Remainder Trusts: Have Some Cake, and Eat Some Too – The Ticker Tape (blog)

Charitable Remainder Trusts: Have Some Cake, and Eat Some TooThe Ticker Tape (blog)“Since 1969, countless families have used charitable remainder trusts (CRTs) to increase their incomes, save taxes, and benefit charities,” according to EstatePlanning.com, a service of The WealthCounsel Companies, a nationwide collaborative of estate …

Experienced Asset Protection and Estate Planning Attorney Explains How Estate Planning and Asset Protection … – PR Web (press release)

PR Web (press release) Experienced Asset Protection and Estate Planning Attorney Explains How Estate Planning and Asset Protection …PR Web (press release)Real Estate investing has accelerated in the past few decades. Your Estate Plan and Asset Protection plan must account for real estate holdings. Any property other than your personal residence should almost always be owned by a Limited Liability…read more →

Siouxland Estate Planning Council elects new officers – Sioux City Journal

Sioux City Journal Siouxland Estate Planning Council elects new officersSioux City JournalSiouxland Estate Planning Council convenes monthly to foster interdisciplinary relationships with professionals that deal with estate, tax and financial planning. Members share ideas and learn about new and existing issues in estate, tax and financial …

Website created by alumna helps with estate planning – Duke Chronicle

Website created by alumna helps with estate planningDuke ChronicleHelen Zou—Pratt ’13 and currently pursuing an MBA/MA at Stanford University—co-founded FreeWill , a platform that streamlines estate planning and encourages charitable donations. Users are able to develop a legally-binding will at no cost, saving …

MLT Aikins hires three associates for Winnipeg office – The Lawyer’s Daily

MLT Aikins hires three associates for Winnipeg officeThe Lawyer’s DailyHarmanjit (Harman) Mavi does succession and real estate planning. Previously, he worked as a wills and estates lawyer with Pitblado Law and as an associate with Campbell Marr LLP (now Fast Trippier Clunie Wittman Santos LLP). Mavi holds a Trust and … and more »

Basic estate planning protects individual and legacy – ModernMedicine

ModernMedicine Basic estate planning protects individual and legacyModernMedicineEditor’s Note: This article is the first part of a two-part series on the basics of estate planning. This article will introduce and explain the basic estate planning concepts. The second article will address the roles and responsibilities of persons …

MLT Aikins hires three associates for Winnipeg office – The Lawyer’s … – The Lawyer’s Daily

MLT Aikins hires three associates for Winnipeg office – The Lawyer’s …The Lawyer’s DailyThere are three new associates in the Winnipeg office of MLT Aikins. and more »

Estate planning: transferring titles – News – McPhersonSentinel … – McPherson Sentinel

Estate planning: transferring titles – News – McPhersonSentinel …McPherson SentinelEstate planning is a plan for how you will acquire property, use it, conserve it, and perhaps most importantly, how it will be transferred upon your death.How to title your property | Community | paulsvalleydailydemocrat.comPauls Valley Daily Democrat all 2 news articles »

Estate planning: Where do you start? – FederalNewsRadio.com

FederalNewsRadio.com Estate planning: Where do you start?FederalNewsRadio.comYour federal retirement could last decades so it pays to plan ahead. As in having a plan. Doing the right/smart thing now means a payoff for you, for your spouse/significant other and your children. And peace of mind. The way you get your financial …

Gov. Reynolds proclaims October Estate Planning Awareness Month – Osceola Sentinel Tribune

Gov. Reynolds proclaims October Estate Planning Awareness MonthOsceola Sentinel Tribune“October is a perfect time to either create or update your estate plan,” states Mid-Iowa Planned Giving President Andra L. Reason. “No matter your age or level of wealth, estate planning is essential. Without an estate plan, state law determines how …