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Blog Posts in July, 2016

Practical Considerations for Starting a Business

If all it took to make a new business successful was the desire to be your own boss, no business would ever fail. Certainly, it takes much more than that – including lots of sacrifice, ...
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Keep Inheritances Private with a Family Trust

Famous comedienne Joan Rivers, who died unexpectedly on September 4, 2014, from what is alleged to be a botched medical procedure, made millions making millions of us laugh. For Rivers’ comedy, ...
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How to Prepare Your Business for Sale

If you are a small business owner, chances are that most of your personal net worth is tied up in your business. So even if selling your company in not on your radar anytime soon, there will come a ...
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Providing Protection with a Special Needs Trust

Families of those with disabilities -- physical or mental -- are typically concerned with the best way to fund the long-term financial and personal needs of their special needs loved one in a way that ...
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Should You Create Your Own Business Agreements?

Sometimes you just want to document your own agreements without consulting with a lawyer. Written agreements are binding documents that define the obligations of all parties involved in a specific ...
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10-Step Process for Choosing a Guardian for Your Children (Part 2 of 2)

Today, more than 7.8 million children live with grandparents. Considering the advanced age of most grandparents helping to raise their grandchildren, it is even more imperative to put a plan in place ...
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10-Step Process for Choosing a Guardian for Your Children (Part 1 of 2)

One of the most difficult things to do is think about the possibility we may die unexpectedly or too early, leaving our children without one of the most important people in their lives. But stepping ...
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Why Inheriting in Trust is a Must

You created them, you raised them and, if you’re still doing your job right as a parent, you have created an estate plan to safely pass on your legacy of love and your assets to your children. ...
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Trusts: The Gift That Keeps Giving

The perfect gift for your child or grandchild on the occasion of their birth, Bar or Bat Mitzvah, Sweet 16 or Quinceañera cannot be not found in any store. The hopes and wishes you have for ...
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Estate Planning: What's Changed In Your Life?

Estate planning is not a “set it and forget it” kind of thing. Your life changes, your assets change, the laws change -- and if your plan doesn’t change, your family gets caught ...
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Why You Need to Review Your Estate Plan Every 2-3 Years

Just like a sailor must make course corrections to avoid being blown off course, it is necessary to periodically review your estate plan to determine if any course corrections should be made. ...
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