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Italy two ways – Winnipeg Sun

Italy two waysWinnipeg SunIf you’re planning a trip here, you could do worse than wander until you find what you didn’t know you were looking for. Here are a few … The estate produces Modus, a “super Tuscan” red blend of sangiovese, merlot and cabernet sauvignon. By …

Learning about RESPs – Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg Free Press Learning about RESPsWinnipeg Free Press“It’s actually very simple if you just keep in mind your contributions can always come out tax-free and everything else is always taxable to the child,” says Jamie Golombek, managing director of tax and estate planning at CIBC Wealth Strategies Group …

Communication is big missing element in estate planning – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Communication is big missing element in estate planningMinneapolis Star TribuneReading through the estate planning section of the most recent Family & Finance study by the personal finance behemoth Fidelity, I was reminded of the line from the film “Cool Hand Luke.” “What we’ve got here is failure to communicate.” Take these …

Estate planning attorneys are like a QB – Herald Times Reporter

Herald Times Reporter Estate planning attorneys are like a QBHerald Times ReporterAdvanced medical directives are an important part of estate planning and we do them frequently for our clients, usually as part of a comprehensive plan. At the clinic, however, legal documents are much more incidental. Their main focus is to provide …

Myths of estate planning – Washington Blade – Washington Blade

Washington Blade Myths of estate planning – Washington BladeWashington Bladeloan, gay news, Washington Blade This is the fifth in a series of seven articles to help you understand what you do know, don’t know and should know about … and more »

Money Matters: The ‘final’ estate-planning step – WMUR Manchester

WMUR Manchester Money Matters: The ‘final’ estate-planning stepWMUR ManchesterMaybe you got divorced. Perhaps you had a child. Maybe you are on better terms with your once-estranged son. Changes might be ones outside your control. Tax and estate laws differ over time. Your once perfect estate plan may now not be up to the task.

The ‘final’ estate-planning step – WMUR Manchester

WMUR Manchester The ‘final’ estate-planning stepWMUR ManchesterYou have completed and implemented your estate plan. This area of your financial life can be checked off as completed, but is it really? Tweet · Pin It. Advertising. RELATED. Debt settlement companies vs. debt counseling · Debt settlement companies vs … and more »

Cottages can contain lots of tax, estate issues – Winnipeg Free Press

Cottages can contain lots of tax, estate issuesWinnipeg Free Press“When you add joint owners it’s not just the kids who are involved but also their spouses,” says Christine Van Cauwenberghe, vice president of tax and estate planning with Investors Group. “People seem to want to add joint owners willy-nilly but they … and more »

Cottages can contain lots of tax, estate issues – Winnipeg Free Press – Winnipeg Free Press

Cottages can contain lots of tax, estate issues – Winnipeg Free PressWinnipeg Free Press(Special) – Mention the word cottage or pick up any brochure on recreational properties and you’ll probably see utopian photographs of happy, smiling families … and more »

No will or estate plan? Big problem … for you and your heirs – CNBC

CNBC No will or estate plan? Big problem … for you and your heirsCNBCAbout 10 years ago, financial advisor Andrew Rafal was involved in helping a husband and wife create an estate plan. Six days after all the documents were in order and signed, the husband unexpectedly died from an aneurysm. Thanks to the couple’s …