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Planning Your End-Of-Life Needs

End-of-life legal planning is essential to ensure that your wishes are carried out and your loved ones are taken care of after you pass on. Performing this legal task ensures your estate and everything you worked hard for in life are properly cared for by the people or estates you want in charge of them when you’re no longer around. One crucial step in this process is hiring an estate attorney to help you navigate the complex legal matters involved in estate planning. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of having a power of attorney, the need to update your will, what should be included in your will, and how an estate attorney can assist you in ensuring that nothing is overlooked.

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Why Planning Your Estate Is Crucial For New Families

As joyous as starting a new family may be, it’s essential to consider planning your estate. While the thought of estate planning may seem daunting, especially for new parents, it’s crucial to ensure the financial security and well-being of your loved ones. This blog post will explore why estate planning is important for new families and provide some helpful tips on getting started.

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Estate Planning For Retirees: Essential Steps To Take

As you ease into retirement, the notion of slowing down should be accompanied by a careful, strategic approach to your estate planning. It is an often-overlooked task that is as critical as it is sensitive. This definitive guide is tailored to retirees who are ready to tackle their post-retirement legacy planning with informed and proactive steps.

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Strategies To Reduce Estate Taxes

When a person dies, the tax department considers their property sold at fair market value, resulting in a capital gain. That’s why effective estate planning is necessary. This article discusses strategies that can reduce your estate taxes.

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What To Consider Before Visiting an Estate Planning Attorney

Embarking on the estate planning journey is a commendable decision, ensuring your loved ones are taken care of and your wishes are honored. However, the process can be complex and often overwhelming, especially when you’re unprepared. To streamline the experience and make the most of your consultation with an estate planning attorney, think about certain crucial factors ahead of time.

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4 Common Types of Power of Attorney

A power of attorney (POA) is an essential and legally binding document that can grant someone legal authority to manage your affairs in unforeseen or even anticipated circumstances. But with so many different types of power of attorney, deciding which is best for you can be tricky. Here are four of the most common types of power of attorney.

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6 Benefits Of Creating A Will

Nobody wants to think about their death, but death is inevitable. Fortunately, you can still control the management and distribution of your assets and finances after your death. The best way to do that is to prepare a will. Here are the benefits of preparing a will.

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4 Mistakes That Increase the Odds of Your Will Being Contested

A will is one of the most fundamental documents every American should have. It protects the assets you’ve worked hard for as well as your family and legacy. However, that will could be undone by a successful will contest. Contests—probate litigation by an heir or other stakeholder that challenges the legality of the will—are not common, but they do happen.

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