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A problem of principal – Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg Free Press A problem of principalWinnipeg Free PressThe same holds true for passing real estate — often the beloved cottage — from one generation to the next. But with foresight and good planning, families can maximize the benefit of the principal residence exemption while keeping taxes as low as …

Wartburg Hosts Program on Essentials of Estate Planning to Packed Audience – HamletHub

HamletHub Wartburg Hosts Program on Essentials of Estate Planning to Packed AudienceHamletHubDebra A. Arena, an area attorney, recently presented a joint program with Wartburg, a senior residential and healthcare provider located in Mount Vernon, New York, entitled “The Essentials of Estate Planning” to a packed room. Over 60 individuals from …

Randolph Senior Center to host estate planning forum – Wicked Local Randolph

Randolph Senior Center to host estate planning forumWicked Local RandolphRandolph Senior Center, 16 Fencourt Ave., will host a forum on estate planning at 12:30 p.m. June 27. Milton attorney Philip D. Murphy, will discuss how to set up a basic estate plan consisting of a will, general durable power of attorney and health …

Community Foundation to Host Estate-planning Luncheon Seminar – Business West (blog)

Community Foundation to Host Estate-planning Luncheon SeminarBusiness West (blog)SPRINGFIELD — Professional advisors are invited to an exclusive estate-planning luncheon seminar with nationally recognized speaker Conrad Teitell on Thursday, June 22 from noon to 2 p.m. at Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts, 333 …

Chambliss Attorney To Chair Tennessee Bar Association Estate Planning, Probate Section – The Chattanoogan

The Chattanoogan Chambliss Attorney To Chair Tennessee Bar Association Estate Planning, Probate SectionThe ChattanooganMs. Exum previously served as the vice chair of the TBA Estate Planning and Probate Section, overseeing activity for nearly 700 members. The section keeps members informed of changes in the law related to estate planning and probate matters through …

Letter to Loved Ones: a template for your cryptocurrency estate planning – Brave New Coin

Brave New Coin Letter to Loved Ones: a template for your cryptocurrency estate planningBrave New CoinComplex assets and family situations usually require help from experts, but no matter what your situation is, you can start planning today. Below is a template that some of our clients customize to let their loved ones know how to access these assets …

Estate Planning 101 for Same-Sex Couples – NerdWallet (blog)

Estate Planning 101 for Same-Sex CouplesNerdWallet (blog)Most couples can benefit from estate planning to ensure their assets land in the right hands after they die and their health care wishes are followed. But same-sex couples often have special situations that require extra planning. Here are five steps … and more »

Elder Care: Estate planning for previously married couples – The Sentinel

The Sentinel Elder Care: Estate planning for previously married couplesThe SentinelMore and more couples are not parting at death, but instead may be married multiple times. Many questions arise in these situations on both sides. Can a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement address all of your concerns? What if one spouse needs nursing …

Estate Planning 101 for Same-Sex Couples – AJC.com – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Estate Planning 101 for Same-Sex Couples – AJC.comAtlanta Journal ConstitutionMost couples can benefit from estate planning to ensure their assets land in the right hands after they die and their health care wishes are followed. and more »

Digital Assets and Estate Planning – mvprogress

Digital Assets and Estate PlanningmvprogressWhen a person dies without a will (known as dying “intestate”), the state decides how that person’s assets are distributed. But digital assets such as e-mail and social networking accounts are so recent that most courts have not yet developed rules for …