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Blog Posts in June, 2018

The Importance of Planning for a Long-Term Illness

Most people who embark on creating an estate plan do so for two reasons: to ensure the financial resources are available for a comfortable retirement, and to secure the financial future of their ...
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Top 10 Asset Protection Planning Tips

Over the past several decades, expanding theories of liability and the great proliferation of litigation have given increased emphasis to asset protection planning. Potential liability is now a major ...
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How to Choose a Trustworthy Trustee

If you are leaving real estate or other assets to your heirs using a trust, one of the most important decisions you will make is the person you choose to act as trustee. That person will be ...
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10 Ways to Fatten Your Retirement Account

It’s no secret that millions of Americans’ retirement savings took a wallop during the last recession, and many pre-retirees are still scrambling to catch up. Here are some ways to help ...
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These Asset Protection Strategies Can Help You Protect Your Wealth

People with substantial assets, and those who are about to receive them, are wise to look for ways to protect those assets. Here are several asset protections strategies that can help you preserve ...
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Escalating Costs in Retirement: What to Plan For

Hopefully you have met with your Florida estate planning attorney to plot out a comprehensive retirement plan; if not, here are some things you need to plan for: Health insurance – Even if ...
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7 Red Flags That Signal When a Senior Needs Help With Finances

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, one in three seniors die with some form of dementia. As baby boomers age, the prevalence of dementia is only increasing with time – in another 35 ...
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How Married Couples Can Maximize Social Security Benefits

For married couples where both spouses have a work record and will be entitled to receive Social Security retirement benefits, there are some strategies that will help you maximize your benefits for ...
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What to Do When a Loved One is Hospitalized

If you or a loved one is hospitalized or incapacitated and unable to make your own medical decisions, it is critical that your family knows where to find your advance medical directive. Here are some ...
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How to Keep Your Kids From Ruining Your Retirement

They call it the “boomer boomerang” – adult children of retiring baby boomers who continue to rely on their parents for their financial needs. Unfortunately, continuing to support ...
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Protecting Assets When Your Family is Far From Traditional

The Rockwell portrait of the American family gathered around the holiday table has changed a lot in the last 50 years. Today, “traditional” families often consist of a stepparent, ...
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5 Steps to Get Ready for Retirement

Some people put more effort into planning their annual vacations than their retirement, which certainly lasts much longer than any vacation. If retirement is on your horizon, here are five steps you ...
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Common Misunderstandings About IRAs

Even the savviest saver may fall victim to some of the common misconceptions about IRAs. Arming yourself with the proper knowledge about how IRAs work will ensure you can protect and grow your ...
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3 Reasons to Hire a Probate Attorney

If you are an executor of an estate, you hopefully take the job seriously enough to want to do the best possible thing – and to ensure that all your actions are in accordance with Florida law. ...
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7 Ways to Regain Control of Your Retirement

If you feel like you’ve lost control of your retirement before you even started it, you are not alone. Here are 7 ways you can regain control of your retirement: 1. Have a plan. You need to know ...
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