Effective estate management enables you to manage your affairs during your lifetime and control the distribution of your wealth after death. An effective estate strategy can spell out your healthcare wishes and ensure that they're carried out – even if you are unable to communicate. It can even designate someone to manage your financial affairs should you be unable to do so.
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A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.