Estate Planning

Business Workshop: Don’t forget digital assets in estate planning – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Business Workshop: Don’t forget digital assets in estate planningPittsburgh Post-GazetteIf you own a business and use digital tools that you believe are owned individually to help run that business, do you know what will happen to your digital assets in the event of your incapacity or death? Will your business partners or employer assert …

Workshop to focus on estate planning – Ventura County Star

Ventura County Star Workshop to focus on estate planningVentura County StarVentura County Community Development Corp. will host a free educational workshop open to anyone interested in learning more about estate planning. The workshop is part of VCCDC’s “From House to Home” workshops, which are designed to educate …

A trust fund for a pooch? How some Mainers are including their pets in estate planning – Bangor Daily News

Bangor Daily News A trust fund for a pooch? How some Mainers are including their pets in estate planningBangor Daily NewsWith Rogers’ help the couple prepared an estate plan that included the pets. “We set up our will so the dogs will go to the Animal Welfare Society,” Carol Santora said. “We set it up so that money is there…read more →

Laura Medigovich: After Memorial Day, think about your estate plan – Times Herald-Record

Laura Medigovich: After Memorial Day, think about your estate planTimes Herald-RecordPitfalls are issues that keep you from moving forward, like thinking estate planning is only for the very wealthy and that the main purpose is to minimize estate taxes. This is simply not true. Simply put, estate planning provides the orderly transfer …

Some of the Biggest Estate-Planning Mistakes People Make – Kiplinger Personal Finance

Kiplinger Personal Finance Some of the Biggest Estate-Planning Mistakes People MakeKiplinger Personal FinanceWill your legacy be a benefit or a burden to your loved ones? It depends on how well you’ve planned. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to … and more »

Estate Planning for Mesothelioma Patients and Families – MesotheliomaHelp.org (blog)

MesotheliomaHelp.org (blog) Estate Planning for Mesothelioma Patients and FamiliesMesotheliomaHelp.org (blog)As difficult as it may seem, it is important that you take the time to discuss your loved one’s wishes for end-of-life care and estate planning. Making such important decisions now will allow you and your loved one to take some control over what …

Summer estate planning workshops for farmers and other landowners – The Lafayette Sun

The Lafayette Sun Summer estate planning workshops for farmers and other landownersThe Lafayette SunAUBURN, Ala. – Farmers and landowners often have a lot of questions when they consider how to deal with land as they begin the estate planning process. Who will manage the land and pay the taxes? Will children get along after the death of a parent?

Plan ahead to ensure wishes are carried out – Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg Free Press Plan ahead to ensure wishes are carried outWinnipeg Free PressHeld at the Reh-Fit Centre, the two-hour presentation sponsored by The Winnipeg Foundation and delivered by Daniel Watts, an estate and trust lawyer with Scotiabank, covered a range of topics including creating or updating a will, creating a power of …

Digital assets need to be part of estate planning – Chicago Tribune

Digital assets need to be part of estate planningChicago TribuneBy now, most regular readers of this column are aware of the need to make an estate plan to minimize the difficulty of conveying their financial assets and physical property after death. But what about digital assets? These are the online accounts in …

Estate planning: A key to the future – Greater Milwaukee Today

Greater Milwaukee Today Estate planning: A key to the futureGreater Milwaukee TodayHARTLAND — It’s the one thing everybody has in common: We’re all going to die at some point. Though sometimes it can be a tough thought to stomach, it’s important that people remain proactive about it and plan before it’s too late. Estate planning is …