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What Are the Essential Parts of an Estate Plan?

While legal documents may seem obtuse and difficult to understand, they are crucial for estate purposes.
Posted on: July 10, 2023
Do it yourself Estate Planning

How Gifting and Joint Ownership Can Go Wrong

There is a popular misperception among many seniors that in order to protect their assets from creditors, including the cost of nursing home care, they should consider gifting their assets to their children.
Posted on: June 23, 2023
Senior Scams

How is Congress Trying to Protect Seniors from AI Scams?

Generative artificial intelligence systems are already making it easier for scammers to con elderly Americans out of their money, and several senators are asking the Biden administration to step in and protect people from this quickly emerging threat.
Posted on: June 14, 2023
Unequal Inheritances for Children

Should I Give More of My Inheritance to Some of My Children?

Equally sharing the wealth among the children isn’t always fair, such as when one sibling is the primary caretaker, or another is already wealthy.
Posted on: June 8, 2023
Estate Planning for Parents

How Do I Talk to My Parents About Estate Planning?

Broaching the subject of estate planning can be difficult, as emotions often run high while discussing end-of-life care and other similar topics. However, having a plan in place can streamline the estate transfer process upon the passing of your loved ones, bringing peace of mind to the whole family.
Posted on: June 1, 2023
Senior Scams

What to Do When a Spouse Dies

Unfortunately, during the grieving process surviving spouses also need to navigate the complex financial issues that arise after the death of their partner.
Posted on: May 23, 2023
Estate Planning for Parents

Use Estate Planning to Prepare for Cognitive Decline

Data from sources like the U.S. Census Bureau shows in no uncertain terms that the U.S. population has grown older over the prior two decades.
Posted on: May 15, 2023
estate taxes

Bernie Sanders Again Presents Plan for Higher Estate Taxes

Bernie Sanders is once again calling for higher taxes on Americans who inherit millions.
Posted on: May 10, 2023
Avoid probate by funding your Revocable Trust

Revocable Trusts Must Be Funded to Make Estate Plan Work

The primary benefits of revocable trusts only are available if a revocable trust is FUNDED during life. Unfortunately, experienced estate planning attorneys often have clients who delay the funding of their revocable trusts until it is too late and miss many of the benefits that these trusts provide.
Posted on: May 2, 2023
inheritance for a blended family

Protecting Inheritances in a Blended Family

As divorce and second marriages become increasingly common, more people find themselves raising children who are not biologically their own. Estate planning for blended families should address this unique situation.
Posted on: April 25, 2023
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