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The Greed Report: Not a billionaire? You still need an estate plan – CNBC

CNBC The Greed Report: Not a billionaire? You still need an estate planCNBCBelieve it or not, it also provides a wealth of lessons for the rest of us, according to New York attorney Michael Ettinger, who says estate planning is not just for the wealthy. “Estate planning is an unfortunate choice of words because one of the …

Estate Planning Needs to be on Your Retirement To-Do List – TheStreet.com

Estate Planning Needs to be on Your Retirement To-Do ListTheStreet.com“They haven’t done anything a lot of times because they are so busy in day-to-day lives,” says Kris Stegall, vice president at NFP. “These are high net worth individuals. They own business, and they have families. Estate planning isn’t necessarily the …

Boston Estate Planning Council Receives Its Second Consecutive … – Business Wire (press release)

Boston Estate Planning Council Receives Its Second Consecutive …Business Wire (press release)The Boston Estate Planning Council (BEPC) announced that it has received the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils (NAEPC) Council of. and more »

New web site fills gap in retirement planning resources – Winnipeg Free Press

New web site fills gap in retirement planning resourcesWinnipeg Free PressThen there are a plethora of non-financial lifestyle issues such as how you can stay active and connected socially, adapting to change, volunteering, estate planning and organizing your personal information and last wishes. Retirees can be more … and more »

New web site fills gap in retirement planning resources – Winnipeg … – Winnipeg Free Press

New web site fills gap in retirement planning resources – Winnipeg …Winnipeg Free Press(Special) – As the Baby Boomer generation ages more and more Canadians are leaving the workplace and retiring. Each day approximately 1,000 Canadians … and more »

You can learn from these celebrity estate-planning blunders – CNBC

CNBC You can learn from these celebrity estate-planning blundersCNBCIndividuals often fail to account for personal property in their estate planning, which can generate plenty of fights (legal and otherwise) over the future of family heirlooms, collectibles and other items of sentimental value. Even when such items are … and more »

Don’t make these celebrities’ estate-planning blunders – CNBC.com – CNBC

CNBC Don’t make these celebrities’ estate-planning blunders – CNBC.comCNBCYou may not be Prince or Robin Williams, but you can learn a whole lot from them about estate planning. Here’s how not to wreck yours.You can learn from these celebrity estate-planning blundersYahoo7 News all 2 news articles »

Sandra Sunken: Get to know estate planning documents – Ventura County Star

Ventura County Star Sandra Sunken: Get to know estate planning documentsVentura County StarBasic estate planning begins with completing documents that allow your last wishes to be carried out as you choose. But are you familiar with the documents you’ll need? Here’s a list of common estate planning documents and their purpose: Advance …

Estate Planning Mishaps: How Even The Family Bible Is At Stake … – Nasdaq

Estate Planning Mishaps: How Even The Family Bible Is At Stake …NasdaqBALTIMORE — Worried about estate taxes affecting your clients? If they’ve been married more than once, then forget the taxman, says attorney John. and more »

Boomers leading rise in high net worth Canadians – Winnipeg Free Press

Boomers leading rise in high net worth CanadiansWinnipeg Free PressHigh net worth individuals often are looking for a long-term relationship with their advisers and managers that goes beyond just investments and asset allocation to include financial planning and tax and estate planning. “This is exactly the approach … and more »