Estate Planning

Presentation in Richfield covers estate planning and more – The Sun Current

Presentation in Richfield covers estate planning and moreThe Sun CurrentEstate planning, disability planning and long-term care are the subjects of an information session set for 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Sunday, April 30, at Woodlake Lutheran Church, 7525 Oliver Ave., Richfield. Everyone is invited to the free presentation …

Speculation, Estate Planning, and Legal Malpractice – JD Supra (press release)

Speculation, Estate Planning, and Legal MalpracticeJD Supra (press release)In some will contests, lawyers will speculate that the decedent may have misled people as to his true estate plan, either out of weakness, to keep the peace, to measure reactions, to avoid uncomfortable conversations, and perhaps, sadly, intending to …

Leaving money to a secret beneficiary is very, very tricky, experts warn – Winnipeg Free Press

Leaving money to a secret beneficiary is very, very tricky, experts warnWinnipeg Free PressOne option is to make arrangements with a trust company — legal entities often used when dealing with estate planning matters — that administer the money either during your lifetime or after your death. “They’re discreet and professional and you … and more »

Estate planning can include probate avoidance steps – Palm Beach Post

Estate planning can include probate avoidance stepsPalm Beach PostQuestion We are doing our estate planning. My wife and I want to set things up so that the survivor, and ultimately the kids, won’t have to deal with probate. and more »

Thursday’s Lead Letter: Prince’s death reminds us of need for estate planning – Florida Times-Union

Thursday’s Lead Letter: Prince’s death reminds us of need for estate planningFlorida Times-UnionIt also truly hit home for me because I am an attorney who spends most days educating people about the importance of estate planning. I evangelize about the value of life insurance and the irresponsibility of gofundme.com funerals. A popular assumption …

S-Town and the importance of estate planning – The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines S-Town and the importance of estate planningThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and HeadlinesThe topic of estate planning is one many are happy to avoid. Lawyers, financial advisers, real estate agents and others will encourage you to have a quality estate plan professionally drafted, but that tends to be something you’ll get…read more →

Capital markets not a place for 2nd chances, OSC lawyers tell Drabinsky hearing – Winnipeg Free Press

Capital markets not a place for 2nd chances, OSC lawyers tell Drabinsky hearingWinnipeg Free PressDrabinsky is seeking some exemptions, including being able to open a registered retirement savings plan and trade securities within the account, as well as set up a family company to minimize personal taxes and help with estate planning. “This is not … and more »

Can Paperless Wills Encourage Estate Planning? – Palisades Hudson Financial Group

Can Paperless Wills Encourage Estate Planning?Palisades Hudson Financial GroupElectronic wills are one of the latest developments on the estate planning front. Nevada has already authorized them, and lawmakers in Florida and elsewhere are considering following suit. Courts in Ohio have ruled that such wills can be valid, even in …

Money Smart Week: The Five Documents You Need When Estate – My Twin Tiers.com

My Twin Tiers.com Money Smart Week: The Five Documents You Need When EstateMy Twin Tiers.comCORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) – It’s Money Smart Week which is an observance created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002. It’s a public awareness …IRS offers advice during Money Smart Week | Economy | ilnews.orgIllinois News NetworkLa Crosse hosting financial literacy events for Money…read more →

Basic estate planning – Valley24.com

Basic estate planningValley24.comMahoning Valley Accounting Society will host a Basic Estate Planning Seminar on Tuesday at A La Cart Catering, 429 Lisbon St. Registration is at 8 a.m. and the program begins at 8:30. It will discuss simple wills, powers of attorney, real estate …