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Estate Planning Considerations for Religious Leaders

Fri 28 May, by on Estate Planning, Probate

Estate Planning Considerations for Religious Leaders

Your noble calling is to help others grow in their faith and assist them in navigating the difficult circumstances that life may throw their way. It is important that you also take care of your affairs, however. A financial and estate planning team can help you create a plan that will protect you today and tomorrow so you can better serve your community and provide for those who count on you. Below are some important …

Saving for College: What If There Is Money Left Over?

Thu 20 May, by on Estate Planning, Probate

Saving for College: What If There Is Money Left Over?

Setting money aside for your children’s or grandchildren’s education is a great way to provide for their future. However, it is possible that not all of the money you have set aside will be used for college expenses. For example, your child may receive a large scholarship and will not need to use all the money you have saved, or your grandchild may choose a trade school that is less costly than you expected. Alternatively, …

The Pros and Cons of Powers of Appointments

Thu 13 May, by on Estate Planning, Probate

The Pros and Cons of Powers of Appointments

An often misunderstood but common estate planning tool that can appear in estate planning documents is the power of appointment. Not to be confused with a power of attorney (the document that allows you to delegate certain powers to an agent to act on your behalf while you are still living), a power of appointment can be an incredibly useful tool if used properly and knowledgeably. A well-considered power of appointment allows you to maintain …

National Home Remodeling Month: Can I Remodel My Own Estate Planning Documents?

Wed 5 May, by on Estate Planning, Probate

National Home Remodeling Month: Can I Remodel My Own Estate Planning Documents?

Do you know that, according to the National Association of Home Builders, May is National Home Remodeling Month? Many people associate spring with cleaning out the old, brushing off the dirt accumulated from the long winter, and starting projects around the house that have been neglected for far too long. Perhaps, however, your home is fine as is and you need a remodeling project for something other than your home. Estate planning is one area …

Estate Planning for Professional Athletes

Wed 28 Apr, by on Estate Planning, Probate

Estate Planning for Professional Athletes

In sports, success frequently brings significant monetary compensation. While this is a dream come true for most individuals, it is important to take the right steps to safeguard this hard-earned money. Most people assume that the biggest challenge is spending beyond one’s means. While this can cause many problems, it is not the only issue that athletes need to be aware of and plan for. Your Off-Court or Off-Field Penalty: Taxes There are several types …

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