Comprehensive estate planning covers nearly every aspect of life. It begins with protecting yourself and your personal dignity, and extends to protecting your loved ones and your hard-earned assets.
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Establishing an estate plan is one of the most important steps you can take to protect yourself and your loved ones in the event of death or incapacity. Proper estate planning places you in control of what happens to your assets upon your death. Good planning allows you to designate who you want to be in charge of your assets. This planning will spare your loved ones the expense, delay and frustration associated with managing your affairs when you pass away or become incapacitated. There are a myriad of legal strategies you might consider implementing as you design your estate plan. Regardless, there are a handful of “must have” estate planning documents you must create before anything else.
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Ending up in a nursing home, or an assisted living facility, is one of our greatest fears. Long-term care at a nursing home comes with a tremendous financial price. If you would prefer that Medicaid pick up the cost, you should speak to an attorney who concentrates in Medicaid Eligibility as soon as possible. Delaying seeing an attorney may result in you wasting money and adding unnecessary stress.
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One of the hardest things to know about Veteran’s Benefits is that there are so many things that you possibly do not know. Accordingly, the best approach is to gather up all of your paperwork and spend some time discussing the situation with an attorney experienced in this area. It is essential that you have skilled legal counsel who has been through this arduous government process numerous times.
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There can be terrific grief and pain at the loss of a loved one. Beyond grief and pain, when you add external stresses to the equation, you can have a disaster on your hands in very short order. Part of the responsibilities or duties of an executor or administrator of an estate can be to reduce the level of stress during the probate process.
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There are approximately 80 million gun owners in America with nearly half of all U.S. households owning at least one firearm. With over 20,000 gun related laws in the United States today, owning and eventually passing on a firearm as a legacy must be done with careful planning and consideration.
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Proper asset protection requires careful planning for your personal and business assets.Threats to your assets can come from a wide variety of potential predators, including future creditors and unnecessary taxes. For wealth preservation panning to be effective, you will need the help of an experienced estate planning attorney sooner rather than later.
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If you are starting to think about retirement, then it is also time to think about business succession. You can try to tackle this on your own, but your best bet is enlisting the assistance of an experienced business succession attorney. at the Voeller Law Firm we have the background and skills to help you plan for the future, putting you and your business in the best position for a profitable and smooth transition when that time comes.
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