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How to Stop Estate Planning From Spooking You — The Motley Fool – Motley Fool

Motley Fool How to Stop Estate Planning From Spooking You — The Motley FoolMotley FoolHalloween is the perfect time to tackle the scariest topic in personal finance: estate planning. and more »

How to Stop Estate Planning From Spooking You – Motley Fool

Motley Fool How to Stop Estate Planning From Spooking YouMotley FoolEstate planning isn’t a fun topic, but it’s a vital one to tackle in order to take care of your loved ones. On this Halloween edition of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool analyst Gaby Lapera and Dan Caplinger, the Fool’s director of investment planning … and more »

Killing NJ estate tax won’t kill estate planning – Asbury Park Press

Asbury Park Press Killing NJ estate tax won’t kill estate planningAsbury Park PressThe end of New Jersey’s estate tax — which is being abolished in 2018 as part of a Trenton deal to raise gasoline taxes — will probably mean a drop in business for the state’s estate lawyers, who help well-off families shrink their tax bills. But …

Estate planning & long term care – FederalNewsRadio.com

Estate planning & long term careFederalNewsRadio.comWhen it comes to estate planning, having a will is great. But remember it kicks in only after you kick off. What about between now and then? And as people live longer, but not necessarily better, an important question to consider now is what happens if …

Monday is deadline to register for free estate planning seminar – Athens Messenger (registration)

Monday is deadline to register for free estate planning seminarAthens Messenger (registration)Attorney Garry Hunter will discuss the basic legal documents needed for simple estate planning, and the costs associated with their preparation. Topics will include simple will, general power of attorney, durable power of attorney, living will, trusts …

Life Insurance Still Matters in Estate Planning – WealthManagement.com

WealthManagement.com Life Insurance Still Matters in Estate PlanningWealthManagement.comA frequently overlooked aspect of a client’s life insurance is proper alignment with their estate planning goals. Between the typical set-it-and-forget-it mentality and a simple beneficiary approach many people take, a neglected life insurance policy … and more »

Personal Finance column: Estate planning done properly – Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Glenwood Springs Post Independent Personal Finance column: Estate planning done properlyGlenwood Springs Post IndependentWhen you think of estate planning, what comes to mind? Discussions or documents? Attitudes or attorneys? Discernment or death? Conversations or control? Timely transitions or tax efficiencies? If you start with the former, the latter will be better …

7 tips on achieving zero-tax estate planning through charitable giving – InvestmentNews

InvestmentNews 7 tips on achieving zero-tax estate planning through charitable givingInvestmentNewsHow charitable should I be? What will my legacy be? What values can I teach my children and grandchildren? What do I have passion for? These are some of the questions clients start asking themselves in the autumn of their lives. Estate planning is an …

County College of Morris to host seminar on estate planning – New Jersey Hills

New Jersey Hills County College of Morris to host seminar on estate planningNew Jersey HillsTo help make the process less intimidating and easier to understand, John Beyel, a partner with McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP and an expert in wills, trusts and estates will host a seminar on the fundamentals of estate planning at County …

Nuts and bolts of estate planning – Personal Liberty Digest

Personal Liberty Digest Nuts and bolts of estate planningPersonal Liberty DigestMost discussions of estate planning focus on discrete topics and strategies. Once in a while, especially early in the year, it is good idea to step back and look at the broader picture. There are concepts and strategies common to every estate plan and …