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Free seminar on Estate Planning – June 15 – mysouthborough

Free seminar on Estate Planning – June 15mysouthborough[The following information was provided by My Southborough sponsor Kate Constantino of BRIER & GANZ LLP.] Southborough attorney Kate Constantino is presenting a free estate planning seminar on Thursday, June 15th at the Southborough Community …

Keep Mental Hang-Ups From Sabotaging Estate Planning – Greater Wilmington Business Journal

Keep Mental Hang-Ups From Sabotaging Estate PlanningGreater Wilmington Business JournalEstate planning challenges include mastering financial markets, tax laws and other arcane technicalities. But when deciding how to leave your assets often what’s the very trickiest aspect is the psychological issues. These can range from an aversion or …

Your Mid-Year Estate Planning Checklist: 10 Things You Should be … – The National Law Review

Your Mid-Year Estate Planning Checklist: 10 Things You Should be …The National Law ReviewHere is a helpful checklist of the top ten ways to keep your estate plan current. and more »

Morningstar’s Guide to Estate Planning – Morningstar.com

Morningstar’s Guide to Estate PlanningMorningstar.com“Your estate plan will be most effective if you spend some time at the outset finding the right attorney for your needs and thinking through what you’re trying to achieve as well as whom you trust to see your wishes through,” says Morningstar director …

4 estate-planning documents everyone must have – MarketWatch – MarketWatch

4 estate-planning documents everyone must have – MarketWatchMarketWatchEstate planning can be a challenging topic to think about for many families and in my experience as a financial planner, it is one of the most overlooked areas of …Estate Planning pitfalls – The Sabetha HeraldThe Sabetha Herald Inc. all 2 news articles »

Second Marriage And Estate Planning: 5 Things You May Not Have Considered – Forbes

Second Marriage And Estate Planning: 5 Things You May Not Have ConsideredForbesGetting married for a second time is fairly common. But the financial and estate planning issues that result from remarriage can be anything but. In second marriages the complications and challenges created by blended families multiply. Here are a few …

4 More Estate Planning Action Steps – Stock Investor

Stock Investor 4 More Estate Planning Action StepsStock InvestorAn estate plan itself can also create conflicts. For example, the plan might require siblings with different values to share and co-manage assets. A trustee or executor might be given significant discretion over the distribution of income and assets …

Money Matters: Importance of estate planning – WMUR Manchester

WMUR Manchester Money Matters: Importance of estate planningWMUR ManchesterEstate planning is an essential part of an individual’s personal finances. This is true no matter how wealthy a person is. It is a process in which an individual specifies how their money and other property should be managed during life and after their …

Planning your estate when you have no children or heirs – CNBC

CNBC Planning your estate when you have no children or heirsCNBCCertified financial planner Mike Keeler has a client, a retired teacher, who saved diligently for her golden years and will leave behind a sizable estate when she passes away. Her estate-planning challenge, though, is that she has no children. It’s a …

DINKs Need Estate Planning Too – WealthManagement.com

WealthManagement.com DINKs Need Estate Planning TooWealthManagement.comEstate planning attorneys need to change the way they talk about estate planning to reach this growing demographic. Designating guardians for minor children or setting up a trust for children won’t be a selling point for these couples. That doesn’t …