3 Asset Protection Tips You Can Use Now

Wed 5 Jun, by on Estate Planning

3 Asset Protection Tips You Can Use Now

A common misconception is that only wealthy families and people in high risk professions need to have an asset protection plan. But in reality, anyone can be sued. A car accident, foreclosure, unpaid medical bills, or an injured tenant can result in a monetary judgment that will decimate your finances.  What Exactly Is Asset Protection Planning? Asset protection planning is the use of legal structures and strategies to safeguard property that creditors might snatch away, …

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Fritz Law LLC Moves to The Sevens Building in Downtown Clayton

Wed 5 Jun, by on Firm News

Fritz Law LLC Moves to The Sevens Building in Downtown Clayton

Fritz Law LLC is proud to announce our move to The Sevens Building in downtown Clayton, Missouri.  Effective June 1, 2019, the firm’s new address is 7777 Bonhomme Ave, Suite 2010, Clayton, Missouri 63105.  

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Loan, Gift, or Advancement: Why the Classification Matters

Wed 29 May, by on Estate Planning

Loan, Gift, or Advancement: Why the Classification Matters

While we all want to provide financial help to our loved ones—whether they are family or close friends—it is important to understand that how the money is classified will directly affect your estate planning. Accordingly, the intent behind the transfer of the money is key when determining if it will be considered a loan, gift, or advancement. Understanding the Differences Loan If there is a mutual understanding that the money you gave to a loved …

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www.fritzlawstl.com Wins 2019 Muse Creative Award

Tue 21 May, by on Firm News

www.fritzlawstl.com Wins 2019 Muse Creative Award

(St. Louis, MO – May 21, 2019) Out of more than 2,000 submissions from 42 countries, Fritz Law LLC’s website (www.fritzlawstl.com) won Silver recognition in the 2019 Muse Creative / Muse Design Awards competition. The winning website (Law & Legal Services category) was designed by Jacquelyn Cooney (Senior Design – PaperStreet Web Design), in conjunction with John P. Fritz (Managing Member – Fritz Law LLC) and was created by PaperStreet Web Design, located in Fort …

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4 Tips for Avoiding a Will or Trust Contest

Wed 8 May, by on Estate Planning

4 Tips for Avoiding a Will or Trust Contest

A will or trust contest can derail your final wishes, rapidly deplete your estate, and tear your loved ones apart. But with proper planning, you can help your family avoid a potentially disastrous will or trust contest.  If you are concerned about challenges to your estate plan, consider the following: Do not attempt “do it yourself” solutions. If you are concerned about an heir contesting your estate plan, the last thing you want to do …

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