Estate Planning

6 Estate Planning Tips for Those Approaching Death – Nasdaq

Nasdaq 6 Estate Planning Tips for Those Approaching DeathNasdaqIf you (or a loved one) are entering hospice or close to life’s end, you may need to act quickly to prevent unnecessary legal, tax and other costs on your estate. Planning is also critical to provide peace of mind for both you and your family. Here are …

Risks to Estate Planning Attorneys in Light of the Thorsen Case – Lexology (registration)

Risks to Estate Planning Attorneys in Light of the Thorsen CaseLexology (registration)There are several things that all estate planning attorneys (and those who advise them) need to be aware of in light of the Virginia Supreme Court’s recent ruling in Thorsen v. Richmond Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty to Animals, No. 150528, 2016 …

Dangers of DIY Estate Planning – Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly (press release)

Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly (press release) Dangers of DIY Estate PlanningNorthwest Indiana Business Quarterly (press release)Finding tips, guidance and assistance for estate planning has never been easier via the internet, with printable legal documents just a click away. Such do-it-yourself wealth management planning is relatively inexpensive, fast to find, and seemingly …

McBride: Digital estate planning – Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Saskatoon StarPhoenix McBride: Digital estate planningSaskatoon StarPhoenixWhat happens to your digital property when you die? This can be a very challenging issue for your executor when settling your estate. You can make your executor’s job easier by listing all the electronic devices and online services that you use. With a …

Frontières@Fantasia 2016: The Pitch Sessions. Who Would Get My Money, Had I Any to Give – ScreenAnarchy (blog)

ScreenAnarchy (blog) Frontières@Fantasia 2016: The Pitch Sessions. Who Would Get My Money, Had I Any to GiveScreenAnarchy (blog)That being said, only when the family estate has been divvied out and the night of celebratory debauchery is over, whatever money is left afterwards would be given to these projects. House of Psychotic Women and Untold … The central character Carly …

Estate planning council elects officers, plans year’s meetings – Terre Haute Tribune Star

Estate planning council elects officers, plans year’s meetingsTerre Haute Tribune StarThe Estate Planning Council of Central Illiana Inc. recently announced its elected officers and board of directors for the 2016-17 fiscal year. The officers are president Mark Monahan; financial adviser, Edward Jones; vice president John Heintz, senior …

Creating an Effective Digital Estate Plan – WealthManagement.com

WealthManagement.com Creating an Effective Digital Estate PlanWealthManagement.comThe term “estate planning” generally includes documents such as a Last Will & Testament, financial power of attorney, health care power of attorney and maybe a trust. However, to address the growing online presence of individuals from young to old …

Davis: Estate planning now can save time, stress – Business In Savannah

Ohio’s Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net Davis: Estate planning now can save time, stressBusiness In SavannahThere are many legal terms and expert tax planning ideas related to estate taxes that can be beneficial to reducing an estate’s and a family’s overall tax liability, but there are some simple items that should be marked off the list that can make…read more →

The Difference Between Having An Estate Plan And A Wealth Transfer Plan – Forbes

Forbes The Difference Between Having An Estate Plan And A Wealth Transfer PlanForbesUnfortunately, only about 45% of adult Americans have estate-planning documents. Generally as one accumulates more assets as well as gets older, the probability of having estate-planning documents increases. When you die without a will or trust, the …

Estate planning for farmers: Providing for liquidity concerns – Ohio’s Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net

Ohio’s Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net Estate planning for farmers: Providing for liquidity concernsOhio’s Country Journal and Ohio Ag NetTo this day the old adage “….nothing in this world can said to be certain, except death and taxes” is quite true. However, many decades after Benjamin Franklin made the quote, estate planning was formed to proactively solve and minimize…read more →