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For living trust, pick attorney carefully – Fresno Bee

For living trust, pick attorney carefullyFresno BeeAnswer: The cost of estate planning varies by lawyer and location. You want to work with someone who does estate planning as all or a substantial portion of his or her law practice. Rates for a simple estate plan (including a complete set of documents …Ask the Experts: What do living trusts cover and…read more →

In the Spotlight: Now is a good time to examine your estate plan – Peoria Journal Star

In the Spotlight: Now is a good time to examine your estate planPeoria Journal StarThere is a great deal of talk in the estate planning community right now, and the messages can be very confusing. One thing, however, is clear: Under the current estate tax law, a window of opportunity will snap shut on Dec. 31.

State Bar of Michigan holding free estate planning seminars to protect seniors … – MLive.com

State Bar of Michigan holding free estate planning seminars to protect seniors …MLive.comThe sessions are designed to help seniors avoid being victimized by 'people selling annuities for their own economic gain.' and more »

ESTATE PLANNING: POD designations are a good start – nwitimes.com

ESTATE PLANNING: POD designations are a good startnwitimes.com2012-07-15T00:00:00Z 2012-07-13T13:42:22Z ESTATE PLANNING: POD designations are a good startBy Christopher W. Yugo Times Business Columnist nwitimes.com. 1 minute ago • By Christopher W. Yugo Times Business Columnist · (0) Comments …

Estate Planning: Did you plan your vacation better than your estate? – Lake County News

Estate Planning: Did you plan your vacation better than your estate?Lake County NewsIf you are getting ready to go on vacation but feel uncomfortable because you have planned your vacation better than you have planned your legal affairs then you are not alone. It's only natural to have some concern in case something unexpected might …Estate planning is for everyoneCincinnati.com…read more →

Movers & Shakers for July 15, 2012 – MetroWest Daily News

Movers & Shakers for July 15, 2012MetroWest Daily NewsRobert H. Ryan recently opened the Marlborough office of Estate Planning and Protection Law P.C.. Ryan's practice focuses on estate and asset protection planning, trusts, trust and estate administration, elder law and Medicaid planning, special needs … and more »

Estate planning is for everyone – Cincinnati.com

Estate planning is for everyoneCincinnati.comEstate Planning: the orderly arrangement of family and business affairs in a Republic founded upon family tradition and dedicated to the preservation of individual enterprise… No man can deny its Importance. and more »

WealthCounsel® Invites Members of the Media to the 2012 Planning for the … – Sacramento Bee

WealthCounsel® Invites Members of the Media to the 2012 Planning for the …Sacramento BeeJournalists who cover business news, financial planning, estate planning, insurance, and elder law issues will have a unique opportunity to interview leading experts on hot topic issues such as estate and gift taxes, insurance planning for business …Planning For The Generations Event Offers Education to Professional Planning…read more →

Tax Window Closing on Extraordinary Gifts and Estate Planning Options – JD Supra (press release)

JD Supra (press release) Tax Window Closing on Extraordinary Gifts and Estate Planning OptionsJD Supra (press release)Don't Miss It! – Only six months left to take advantage of the extraordinary gift and estate tax…Rich Passing Up $10 Million Opportunity to Gift Tax-FreeBloombergWhat will happen with the estate tax at the end of 2012?Lexology (registration) all 5 news articles »

Five Steps for Preparing Your Estate for Inheritance – Fox Business

Five Steps for Preparing Your Estate for InheritanceFox BusinessDiana Zeydel, a Miami-based attorney with GreenbergTraurig who focuses her practice on estate planning for high-net-worth individuals and families, says it helps to keep account statements, deeds, insurance policies and other important paperwork …