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Saving over time is a good way to create security. National 401(k) Day and Grandparent’s Day in September were special days to teach grandchildren about saving, but every day presents some kind of teachable moment, according to the Tuscon.com in “Retirement Planning: A 401(k) Day message.” One point you should... Continue reading
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Do you have digital assets but aren’t sure if you should do something to protect them? Even though your digital assets may not seem important, it is best to give them special consideration and include them in your estate plan, according to The St. Louis American in “Have you done... Continue reading
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Meryl Streep had little time to prepare for her role, but gave a truly fine performance. Nora Ephron, author of many fine films, turned out to be an expert when it came to planning her “exit” with detail, according to Next Avenue in “What Nora Ephron Can Teach Us About... Continue reading
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You cannot control the action of an adult child, but you can prepare for it. No matter how close family members may be, they do not always agree with your viewpoints and that can create some real problems in later years. However, those problems can be avoided, according to “Aging... Continue reading
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It can be the best of times and it can be the worst of times. When the kids head off to college, you will find that the move will have an impact on your finances and how you handle those changes may well have an impact on your future, according... Continue reading
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You cannot control the action of an adult child, but you can prepare for it. No matter how close family members may be, they do not always agree with your viewpoints and that can create some real problems in later years. However, those problems can be avoided, according to “Aging... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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The settling of the pop artist’s $60 million estate is likely to take years. Attorneys for artist Robert Indiana’s estate have a lot of questions for people close to the artist about the handling of his assets. That is expected to take a long time to get squared away, according... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Many men hesitate, when it comes to creating an estate plan. It is difficult for many people in America to begin the process of creating an estate plan. However, included in the list of those who procrastinate, are fathers who fail to set up a plan, in the event they... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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It can be expensive for you and you might want to talk to other family members about the finances. The primary caregiver for an elderly family member needs to go into the position knowing it will be costly to them as well, according to The Motley Fool in “The High... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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You need a Health Care Proxy, if you are an adult. It doesn’t matter what stage of life you are in. If you are an adult, you always should have a Power of Attorney, according to Benefits Pro in “Designating powers of attorney: Selection, documentation, and communication best practices.” The... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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If you don’t have a relationship, you need to look at your options for retirement. If you are not married, do not have a life partner and do not have children, you need to take a different look at your retirement package, according to ABC Action News in “Single? How... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Laws vary from state to state, so it would be wise to consult with an estate planning attorney on where you stand legally. Many people who retire prefer to reside in a warmer climate in the winter if they reside in a colder climate the rest of the year. However,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Celebrities including Marlon Brando, Prince and Florence Griffith-Joyner should have had up-to-date estate plans. It is not just celebrities who make big mistakes when it comes to failing to keep an estate plan up to date, according to Kiplinger in “6 Estate-Planning Mistakes Celebrities Made.” It could happen to anybody,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Only 54% of pastors nearing retirement age have a will. A survey conducted by the Southern Baptist Foundation has found an estate planning contradiction among its pastors, who believe people should create an estate plan but don’t have one themselves, according to the Baptist Press in “Young or old, many... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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An estate plan can leave you a legacy, as well as protect your heirs from having to make difficult decisions in difficult times. Once again, an entertainer with considerable assets has passed away without an estate plan. The recent passing of Aretha Franklin without a will or trust despite having... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Mistakes are easy to make when it comes to your benefits so approach the issue carefully. A person in the U.S. works to earn Social Security benefits. It would be a good idea to approach decisions on your benefits carefully, according to the Independent Record in “Don’t Make These 4... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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It doesn’t just kick in. You have some work to make it happen. Retirement is a general word that includes Medicare, Social Security and many other retirement options and those can become challenging and confusing, according to newsok.com in “The ABCs (And D’s) of Medicare and other retirement questions answered.”... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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The market may be ready for an adjustment and you and your retirement plan should be as well. We know that sooner or later, there will be a market correction. However, if you are getting anywhere near retirement, you need to be prepared to make adjustments to your retirement plans,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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An estate planning attorney can guide you through the process … with or without probate. Financial and family situations are often challenging, as you work to protect your assets, privacy and family peace. You have to deal with state laws, federal laws and the word “probate” but it isn’t always... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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A will is needed with a durable general power or attorney and a health care proxy. A last will and testament (generally known as a will), a durable general power of attorney and a health care proxy are three of the key items in an estate plan, according The Daily... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Get started now and perhaps save yourself that last-minute work. It may be a few months before the end of the year. However, you can save yourself a lot of time and money, by beginning to organize your financial planning now, according to USA Today in “Retirement tips: 8 Ways... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Are your digital assets included in your estate plan? If not, you most likely need a fresh look. The world is changing rapidly, thanks to fast-moving advances in technology, including the creation of digital assets. That means your estate plan may well need an update, according to Financial Advisor in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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What are the options with your benefits and what is the future of Social Security in general? There are many, many variables when determining Social Security benefits, so it is probably best to plan for your retirement and leave it as an unknown factor, according to The Motley Fool in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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Heading into retirement does not mean you have to cease support of nonprofits. A recent study, which took a close look at American households and support for nonprofits, found differences in giving among genders as well as marital status, according to CBS News’ Moneywatch in “How to fund your charitable... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law
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The older one gets, the more expensive the insurance becomes, that is, if it is still available. The possibility of needing long-term care insurance can be a thought that one would like to avoid. However, the truth is it should be discussed and taken into consideration in retirement planning, according... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2018 at New York Estate Planning & Elder Law