This is Marsha Tesar's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Marsha Tesar's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Marsha Tesar
Recent Activity
If you own a home and want to leave it to your loved ones, there are steps you need to take to ensure that your wishes are achieved. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Wisconsin Estate Planning
It is estimated that more than $2.6 billion dollars are lost to elder financial abuse and exploitation. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Many state privacy laws don’t let parents make healthcare or financial decisions for their adult children without proper documents. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Wisconsin Estate Planning
By taking the time now to work with a qualified estate planning attorney, you’ll be able to avoid the unpleasant results of incomplete planning. Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Knowing the specifics of the gift tax can make giving with warm hands a rewarding experience for the giver and the recipient. Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Having realistic and respectful discussions about who can do what for mom and dad is not always easy, but it is critical for the family to move forward. Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Special needs families must plan for parent’s retirement as well as ensure that a plan is in place for the time when the parents are no longer able to care for their special needs child. Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Having done the work necessary for creating an estate plan is a great first step, but things can change that will undermine your wishes, so it is important to regularly review your plan. Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Regardless of the size of your estate, the best plan begins with a clear understanding of what it is you wish to achieve. Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Bidding farewell to a family home is an emotional strain for aging parents, staying calm and being organized is a big source of support. Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Whether or not an aging parent should live with their adult children requires planning and discussion of the potential challenges that may come up. Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Conversations about support and care for parents need to start early for the changing relationship to work for everyone. Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
These special accounts allow disabled individuals to have tax-free savings accounts without putting their eligibility for means-tested government programs at risk. Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Successful entrepreneurs often struggle with large inheritances and how to make sure their wealth will be shared across generations. Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
If leaving an inheritance to you children is important to you, insurance could be part a vital part of that plan. Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Getting rejected from the beyond might come as a surprise if your parent or family member did not discuss his or her intentions with you while they were alive. Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
If you do not have a will, then you have no say in what happens to your property. Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Getting Medicare to pay for in-home services rather than remaining in a nursing home or rehab center can be tricky. Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
A trust donation creates a legacy that reflects your values and supports the future. Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Most people are honored when they learn that they have been named executor of a loved one's estate, but many don't really understand what duties and responsibilities are actually involved. Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Special needs trusts can be a very important estate planning tool for parents of children who are likely to need special care and financial support throughout their lives. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Most people are generous by nature and it's easy to give impulsively towards a worthy cause, but it’s best to do some research before writing a check.  Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Retirees must be proactive in claiming their benefits when the time arrives as these plans don't have much motivation to pay benefits when they're due. Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Regardless of the size of your estate, a properly prepared and executed will gives your family direction and guidance during a difficult time. Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning
Whether for reasons of death or divorce, an estate sale can be an emotional rollercoaster. Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2016 at Wisconsin Estate Planning