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Reason No. 12 For Having an Estate Plan: Your Old China Tea Set

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You’d be surprised to learn how hard people will fight over sentimental items. I always advise my clients to leave a memorandum of wishes attached to their will itemizing sentimental personal goods. I draft a form for them to take home and attach to their will once they’ve listed everything,…

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Reason No. 11 for Having an Estate Plan: The Selfish Child that Legal Zoom Does Not Account For

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My clients often want to leave the division of personal property up to their heirs. They usually say something like, “They’ll do the right thing.” I always want to respond, “Wrong answer.” I know this from experience. I was riding in the car with my godmother who told me that…

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Life Insurance- The Gift that Keeps on Giving

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I love life insurance. It is one of the best estate planning tools God created. Seriously. Let me tell you why. Even the person with the most modest of incomes can provide for their spouses, children, grandchildren, aunts, uncles and cousins to the third degree with the right life insurance…

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