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Estate planning wise at almost any age – Cleveland Jewish News

Estate planning wise at almost any ageCleveland Jewish NewsThe same can perhaps be said when it comes to estate planning. While young people – and young families – may not think it's for them, it may be wise for them to talk to someone about it. “A lot of times, younger people tend to feel there's not a need ……read more →

Much to consider during estate planning – Cleveland Jewish News

Much to consider during estate planningCleveland Jewish NewsAnother relatively important aspect of life that comes without a how-to manual or clear set of dos and don'ts is the sometimes-daunting task of estate planning. “The first thing people need to do is make sure they have a comprehensive list of their …

Memorial planning becomes key part of estate planning – Cleveland Jewish News

Memorial planning becomes key part of estate planningCleveland Jewish NewsAnother key reason is that purchasing a memorial completes your estate planning. Many families assume that the memorial cost is included in their funeral pre-arrangements or estate planning, but what often happens is that the surviving spouse or …

With more blended families, estate planning gets ugly – USA TODAY

USA TODAY With more blended families, estate planning gets uglyUSA TODAYHe says she got upset when he met with an estate attorney without her. McGaw is going ahead with his estate planning on his own to make sure his children get what he thinks they deserve. "I love my wife, but I would not want to benefit her kids from…read more →

Law Offices of Robert P. Bergman – San Jose Mercury News

Law Offices of Robert P. BergmanSan Jose Mercury NewsAttorney with 30 years experience who is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law (State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization). Law practice exclusively devoted to estate planning for families, especially families with …

The changing face of estate planning in today’s world – Farm and Ranch Guide

The changing face of estate planning in today's worldFarm and Ranch GuideBack in the 1990s, my wife's dad died and left his half of the estate to a trust. Her mother is still alive and still owns the other half of the land in the estate outright. My wife is to receive this land from the trust and from her…read more →

Auctions, galleries gone to the dogs – Winnipeg Free Press

Auctions, galleries gone to the dogsWinnipeg Free PressWhen he started collecting about 16 years ago, he spent a lot of time at antique stores and estate sales and kept an eye online. He finally decided the auction was his best bet. But he adds that he's "very disciplined" when bidding. and more »

Need help getting estate documents current? – Auburn Citizen

Need help getting estate documents current?Auburn CitizenParents usually can be convinced to write a will, but getting them to further develop or update their estate plan as the years go by is surprisingly difficult. They say, “Our attorney is taking care of it,” or, “Why are you so eager to make sure our …

Will is foundation of estate planning – London Free Press

Will is foundation of estate planningLondon Free PressThat's why estate planning is so important. A will is the foundation of any estate plan. It designates how your estate should be distributed. If you die without a will (ie intestate), provincial legislation will determine how your estate is distributed …

ESTATE PLANNING: Changing the estate planning attorney – nwitimes.com

ESTATE PLANNING: Changing the estate planning attorneynwitimes.comIf you have a complicated estate plan it may be worth the extra bucks to stay with the original attorney rather than moving to the less experienced cheaper attorney. Opinions are solely the writer's. Christopher W. Yugo is an attorney in Crown Point …