Special Reports are written on topics that affect various aspects of estate planning and the laws that govern it.
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These reports are published by the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys and cover a wide-variety of subjects relating to estate planning. Click on a report title to read more or to order a complimentary copy.
The unhappy truth about marriage is that 2.5 million of them end in divorce each year. For first marriages, this typically happens somewhere around the.... [read more]
For most of our lives the greatest risk to our well-being isn’t death. It’s the ever-growing likelihood of becoming seriously ill or injured. As Carolyn.... [read more]
Although Joint Tenancy offers some short-term conveniences, in the long run it poses a host of problems that can cost you and your loved ones.... [read more]
By now most of America is familiar with the tragic events of Terri Schiavo’s life. No matter how you may feel about the moral and.... [read more]
Are you concerned about the safety of your bank accounts? If so, your fears are justified. Early in 2008, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”),.... [read more]
If you’re like most people you probably just want an estate plan to give your estate to whom you want, when you want and how.... [read more]
Estate planning is an essential part of life and death. In planning for our future and our family’s future, we must take stock of who.... [read more]
Our firm has found that looking after these financial assets is only a part of planning for passing on your legacy. Typically speaking, non-financial assets.... [read more]
For surviving family members, the hours and days following a loved one’s death is no time for weighty decisions. For many Americans, however, this will.... [read more]
As citizens of a culture that worships youth, most of us find it nearly impossible to admit our own mortality, much less make plans for.... [read more]