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Ask a Lawyer: Estate Planning – KHON2

KHON2 Ask a Lawyer: Estate PlanningKHON2Smith reminds everyone that it is good to touch base with your estate planning attorney every three to five years, to see if there are any changes in law affecting your plan. Most times there will not be, and the check can be done just with a phone call.

Complimentary consultation for estate planning at Verity Law – WOODTV.com

WOODTV.com Complimentary consultation for estate planning at Verity LawWOODTV.comGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – People prepare their estate plans for a variety of reasons, including experience with the estate of a loved one, birth of a child, and preparing for a vacation. Verity Law makes it easy to prepare an estate plan in a …

Examining contrast between Jewish law, estate planning – Jewish News of Greater Phoenix

Examining contrast between Jewish law, estate planningJewish News of Greater PhoenixMuch of modern law is based on religious principles. The field of estate planning is no different. While its origins may have Halachic roots, Jewish law and modern testamentary statutes differ significantly. Origins in Halacha …

Estate Planning Workshop Offered May 17 – The Chattanoogan

Estate Planning Workshop Offered May 17The ChattanooganBoomers, Shakers and Beyond will host an estate planning workshop, What Makes Sense for You?, on May 17, 6:30 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church. Admission is free. Attorney Stephan Wright will discuss issues many people face when transferring …

Chambliss Continues To Expand Estate Planning And Elder Law Practice – The Chattanoogan

The Chattanoogan Chambliss Continues To Expand Estate Planning And Elder Law PracticeThe ChattanooganChambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C. brought on two attorneys, Peter Harrison and Cameron Kapperman, to expand its rapidly growing estate planning and tax practice. Both attorneys practice in the estate planning area. Mr. Harrison puts extra effort toward …

Estate planning: Time is now – Farm Forum

Farm Forum Estate planning: Time is nowFarm ForumLast month I wrapped up the series of columns on family members and their concerns as they relate to the family farming operation. Hopefully those of you without a comprehensive or up to-date plan have been inspired to do more than just think or talk …

Mom screwed up her estate plan. What now? | Biz Brain – NJ.com

NJ.com Mom screwed up her estate plan. What now? | Biz BrainNJ.comQ. My mother-in-law changed her will in October and she passed in January. I’m the executor. She removed two estranged grandchildren and made my son, her grandson, the sole beneficiary. In 2015, she had all three grandchildren as beneficiaries of a …

Elderly siblings confront lack of will and trust – Winnipeg Sun

Elderly siblings confront lack of will and trustWinnipeg SunIf that doesn’t help, point out that simple estate planning provides her with an opportunity to consider making charitable contributions to groups she wants to support. After that, try to relax about this and simply love and enjoy her. The AARP has …

Everything you need to know about estate planning – MarketWatch

MarketWatch Everything you need to know about estate planningMarketWatchNext Avenue recently asked readers to tell us the estate planning questions they’d like us to answer. We’re now back with the experts’ views on the top question on your mind, plus — as a bonus — their insights on the two runners-up. The questions were:.

Why estate planning documents are essential for young adults, too – MarketWatch

Why estate planning documents are essential for young adults, tooMarketWatchAs parents, we do everything we can to get our children prepared for college. We keep an eye on the ACTs, SATs, and the AP classes. We feel the stress of the early decisions and early admissions. We’re there for all the tears and the triumphs—knowing …