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Estate planning doesn’t have to be daunting – TCPalm

TCPalm Estate planning doesn’t have to be dauntingTCPalmPORT ST. LUCIE — Most people dread the thought of estate planning. Thinking about estate planning is an uncomfortable reminder of the inevitability of death. Many put it off until it’s too late and end up leaving their heirs with a financial and …

NMSU Estate Planning Conference for Women celebrates 10 years – El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (registration) (blog)

El Paso Herald-Post (press release) (registration) (blog) NMSU Estate Planning Conference for Women celebrates 10 yearsEl Paso Herald-Post (press release) (registration) (blog)To help New Mexico women protect their assets, understand their unique money management needs and make plans to fulfill their end of life wishes, New Mexico State University will host its 10th annual Estate Planning Conference for Women, Feb.

Estate planning basics 2017 – Dunwoody Crier

Dunwoody Crier Estate planning basics 2017Dunwoody CrierWhen it comes to property disposition, a will is only part of an estate plan. If you own assets jointly with another person, such as joint tenants with right of survivorship (JTWROS), the property passes outside of a will directly to the survivor. The …

Estate planning is for everyone – High Plains Journal

High Plains Journal Estate planning is for everyoneHigh Plains JournalPeople spend a lifetime working and building an estate to carry them through their retirement years. To many, “estate planning” sounds like something only for the rich. Yet few families today can do without it, according to Kansas State University …

Protect Your Estate Plan With a “Titanic” Clause | Business Markets … – Madison.com

Madison.com Protect Your Estate Plan With a “Titanic” Clause | Business Markets …Madison.comWhen the RMS Titanic sank into the icy waters of the North Atlantic, one of the lesser-known problems it raised was how to handle the estates of married couples …Estate Planning KC: Avoid probate to keep your estate privateShawnee Mission Post all 2 news articles »

Comfort Keepers Home Care President Weighs In On Advanced … – KHTS Radio

KHTS Radio Comfort Keepers Home Care President Weighs In On Advanced …KHTS RadioMyles McNamara, the president of Comfort Keepers Home Care Santa Clarita, weighed in on the importance of establishing advanced healthcare directives and … and more »

Brian Pallister’s life in Costa Rica – The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail Brian Pallister’s life in Costa RicaThe Globe and MailMr. Pallister, 62, grew up on a farm in rural Manitoba, graduated from Brandon University and started a successful insurance and financial planning business in Portage la Prairie. Known as an athlete and an intense competitor, he travelled a long road … and more »

Trump still not sold on Russian link to hacking – Toronto Sun

Trump still not sold on Russian link to hackingToronto SunPALM BEACH, Fla. — President-elect Donald Trump says that “no computer is safe” when it comes to keeping information private, expressing new skepticism about the security of online communications his administration is likely to use for everything from … and more »

How to avoid common estate planning missteps – MarketWatch

How to avoid common estate planning misstepsMarketWatchAs our clients get to the stage of life where they are ready to engage in serious financial planning and to look ahead to their future, they commonly take the first step: update or write an estate plan. Their attorney prepares a will or a revocable …

NMSU Estate Planning Conference for Women celebrates 10 years – Las Cruces Sun-News

Las Cruces Sun-News NMSU Estate Planning Conference for Women celebrates 10 yearsLas Cruces Sun-NewsTo help New Mexico women protect their assets, understand their unique money management needs and make plans to fulfill their end of life wishes, New Mexico State University will host its 10th annual Estate Planning Conference for Women, Feb.