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Do-It-Yourself Will Leads to an Unfortunate Result

Do-It-Yourself Will

I wanted to share yet another example of how people try and create their own wills using a form taken from a book or the Internet, and wind up shooting themselves in the foot.

Key Elements of a Family Business Succession Plan

Key Elements of a Family Business Succession Plan

A family business succession plan is a multifaceted plan. When done correctly, a succession plan for the family business addresses various key issues in the business as well as at a personal level.

Key Elements of a Family Business Succession Plan

A family business succession plan is a multifaceted plan. When done correctly, a succession plan for the family business addresses various key issues in the business as well as at a personal level.

There are a number of critical elements you need to consider for any business plan. The following are six key areas your family business succession plan needs to address.

Will Meets the Web - Estate Planning for Digital Assets

Will Meets the Web – Estate Planning for Digital Assets

Will Meets the Web – Estate Planning for Digital Assets

How to Avoid Common Trust Mistakes

How to Avoid Common Trust Mistakes

Trusts can be the linchpin of a solid estate plan. It is important to remember that you can't just set up a trust and forget about it. It is a good idea to periodically review how your trust is working to make sure you and your family are getting the full benefit of it. Not doing so can be costly and may cause unintended consequences with respect to one's estate plan.

New Laws May Clarify Estate Planning for Online Assets

New Laws May Clarify Estate Planning for Online Assets

Including online assets within your estate plan is a new thing, and the legal rules aren’t always entirely clear. But a number of states are now considering laws that will make things easier.