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Blog Posts in April, 2018

Tips on Choosing a Guardian for Minor Children

Choosing a guardian to raise your children in the event of your death is a delicate and emotional decision. Unfortunately, many parents can’t get past their fears and anxieties about leaving ...
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4 Common Legal Mistakes That Could Jeopardize Your Company

Small businesses have a big impact on Florida’s economy, representing almost 43% of the private workforce; however, small business owners that want to see their businesses continue to flourish ...
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The Time to Protect Your Business Is Before You Need To

Many business owners don’t put the proper asset protection strategies in place to protect personal wealth from business liabilities until that wealth is jeopardized by litigants or creditors ...
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Tips for Choosing the Right Business Lawyer

Whether you are starting a new business or guiding one to greater growth, a good business attorney is essential to help you avoid costly litigation, protect intellectual property, and advise you on ...
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With New Tax Law, Is Estate Planning Dead?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 doubled the federal estate, gift and generation-skipping tax exemptions to $11.18 million per person, making many wonder if the heart had been cut out of estate ...
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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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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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