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5 Ways to Reduce Business Litigation Risk

Most business owners know that anyone can get sued and it is probably unlikely you can totally avoid litigation over the life of your company. However, there are several good ways you can protect your ...
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When a Trust is Better Than a Will

Having a will is a must to pass your assets on to your heirs, but there are certain circumstances under which a trust will serve your needs better. These include: When you want to avoid probate. Every ...
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How to Recover Financially Before Retirement

To make a move toward recovering your financial stability, planning experts recommend the following: Be realistic. Be prepared to revise your retirement assumptions to bring them in line with your ...
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What the Job of an Estate Executor Entails

The job of an estate executor is to identify estate assets, pay off debt and then distribute what is left in the estate to heirs and beneficiaries. In addition, an executor must file certain tax ...
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Retirement Planning Advice for Baby Boomers

Financial advisors recommend these five things to help boomers prepare for retirement now: 1. Start planning. When planning for retirement, boomers need to take a long view; many will live 25 or more ...
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Tips on Preparing for Retirement

Baby boomers represent the largest population segment in the U.S., with more than 10,000 of them turning 65 every day. Unfortunately, many are financially unprepared for retirement, which is why ...
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Estate Planning Issues During Divorce

For most people, there are four main estate planning issues that are of concern during a divorce: How assets are divided now, and how they will be distributed after death Re-designation of ...
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Retirees Need to Avoid These 5 Money Mistakes

If you are already retired, you know that protecting and growing your assets is still important. But did you also know how important it is to steer clear of these top five money mistakes retirees ...
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10 Things You Should Know Before You Retire (Part 2 of 2)

Most Americans have no idea when or even if they can retire. In this two-part post, we’ll look at the 10 things you should be thinking about when it comes to planning your retirement. Here are ...
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10 Things You Should Know Before You Retire (Part 1 of 2)

Most Americans have no idea when or even if they can retire. In this two-part post, we’ll look at the 10 things you should be thinking about when it comes to planning your retirement. Here are ...
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Leave Your Family in Good Financial Shape by Doing These 5 Things

Leaving your family in the best possible financial shape is a primary goal of Florida estate planning; here are some steps you can take now to achieve this: Be sure you have sufficient life insurance. ...
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How to Calculate Retirement Expenses

Most of us would not embark upon an important journey without a road map, and a retirement budget is an essential road map for meeting your retirement goals. The primary reason that people engage a ...
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Avoid These Mistakes When Naming Life Insurance Beneficiaries

When managed correctly, a life insurance policy is a wonderful asset to protect your family and your business. However, there are some mistakes you need to avoid when naming beneficiaries: Leaving ...
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Retirement Planning for 50-Somethings

If you are currently in your 50s, retirement is certainly on the horizon. You may have already done a good job of saving and planning for your retirement, although recent studies show that more than ...
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How to Rescue Your Retirement from a Divorce

Divorcing in later life brings a whole new set of challenges, chief among them the devastating impact it could have on your retirement plans. Most divorces end with a 50-50 split in retirement assets, ...
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Protect Your Retirement from These 5 Money Mistakes

If you are even a decade or more away from retirement, committing any of these five money mistakes can come back to haunt you: 1. Too much debt. One of the biggest reasons people in their 40s and 50s ...
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How the Estate Planning Process Works in Florida

Are you determined to complete your estate planning this year? If so, you may find the following general information on how the estate planning process works helpful: First, you need to gather ...
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4 Potential Problems with Joint Ownership of Assets

It is not unusual for a parent to add an adult child as a joint owner of property, bank accounts, investment accounts or other assets, but there are risks to choosing joint ownership over basic estate ...
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How Loans to Family Can Provide You with Estate Planning Benefits

Parents or grandparents of young borrowers can offer a low interest rate intra-family loan and still reap some estate planning benefits if they take advantage of the following strategies: Charge the ...
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How a Life Estate Helps You Pass on Property Outside Probate

One way that heirs can inherit real estate while avoiding the cost and hassle of probate is through the use of an estate planning tool known as a life estate. A life estate is a deed that allows the ...
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7 Key Advantages of a Florida Living Trust

There are advantages to creating a Living Trust in addition to your will; here are 7 of them: Efficiency. Distributes your estate more quickly and avoids the lengthy and expensive Florida probate ...
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7 Good Reasons You Need an Estate Plan

Regardless of the size of your bank account or your family, there are lots of good reasons to create an estate plan, including the fact that you could be the biggest beneficiary of your advance ...
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Don't Let Long-Term Care Rob Your Retirement Savings

Statistics show that wives outlive their husbands by up to a decade. Sadly, the incidence of poverty for women older than 65 is over 13 percent, more than double the rate for men within the same age ...
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The Effect of Divorce on Estate Planning

For most people, there are four main estate planning issues that are of concern during a divorce: How assets are divided now, and how they will be distributed after death Re-designation of ...
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Tips on Finding the Right Business Lawyer for Your Company

While entrepreneurs are usually great problem solvers, a good business lawyer is trained to see potential problems before they can adversely impact your business or put your personal wealth at risk. ...
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