It's all about your "stuff" more commonly referred to as your assets which in essence is "your estate". What planning do you have in place to make sure that your real estate, savings, IRAs, jewelry, art, etc. will be distributed to those that you intend? In other words have you completed a comprehensive estate plan that will determine who will inherit what you want, when you want and how you … [Read more...] about FREE Estate Planning Seminars Next Week! Is Your Estate Protected?
All our estate planning clients receive a free membership in the DocuBank advance directives registry to make sure their advance directives are always available at the hospital. New studies prove the importance of this access. Two new studies show that ER doctors are almost never able to find their patients’ advance directives in Electronic Health Records (EHRs). This is a huge problem for you … [Read more...] about Studies Show Electronic Health Records Routinely Fail to Give Doctors Access to Advance Directives
It’s helpful if you can let doctors know in advance what you want to happen if you can’t speak for yourself. An advance Health Care Directive lays out who you want to speak for you and what kind of treatments you want. In this way, you are prepared before health care decisions need to be made. You can make an Advance Directive if you are 18 years or older and capable of making your own … [Read more...] about Concerned About Being Too Sick to Make Decisions
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Estate planning may look very simple on its face. At its simplest form, it can consist solely of a traditional last will and testament. But is this enough? Is this the most important thing? A practical approach to estate planning is one that focuses on the client’s goals. Estate planning can include simple powers of attorney, wills, and include revocable living trusts, irrevocable life insurance … [Read more...] about What are Your Most Important Estate Planning Goals?
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One of the most important aspects of estate planning is what I call “lifetime planning” also known as incapacity planning. That lifetime planning includes incorporating documents into your estate plan to provide decision making power to your loved ones in the event that you are unable to make decisions for yourself. These documents include a revocable living trust in which you name a successor … [Read more...] about How Do My Estate Planning Documents Work In The Event Of My Incapacity?
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Our Free Estate Planning seminars are a great information source to familiarize yourself with the necessary components of an effective estate plan. It is delivered as a case study profiling the lives of Bill and Mary Jones. Several scenarios are used to relay the impact of estate planning issues relating to probate, disability due to incompetence, protection of government benefits for special … [Read more...] about Free Estate Planning Seminars in Two Weeks! Register Today!!
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