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Essential Legal Documents for Graduating Seniors
Estate Planning

Essential Legal Documents for Graduating Seniors

Young adults need essential legal documents like a healthcare proxy and living will to ensure their wishes are respected and their interests protected.
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Challenging a Will: What to Do If You Believe Your Inheritance Is Incorrect
Estate Planning

Challenging a Will: What to Do If You Believe Your Inheritance Is Incorrect

Dealing with inheritance issues? Learn your rights and how to contest a will and preserve your loved one’s wishes.
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Aging Well Priorities and the Older Americans Act
Estate Planning

Aging Well Priorities and the Older Americans Act

Ensuring older adults’ wellbeing as lawmakers and individual citizens is crucial. Learn how advocates and good estate planning promote aging well.
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What Happens If You Inherit a Parent’s House?
Estate Planning

What Happens If You Inherit a Parent’s House?

Inheriting a house is a process that should begin well before a parent dies. While discussing end-of-life topics can be uncomfortable, the conversations must happen ...
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What Happens When Executors Keep Beneficiaries in the Dark?
Estate Planning

What Happens When Executors Keep Beneficiaries in the Dark?

Is it unusual that named beneficiaries would not be given copies of or, at the very least, be allowed to view the will?
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Elder Scams and POAs: Protecting Yourself from AI-Powered Fraud
Estate Planning

Elder Scams and POAs: Protecting Yourself from AI-Powered Fraud

Scammers now use AI to make convincing voice clones and deep-fake videos. Find out about AI elder scams and POA’s potential to protect your finances.
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Death Doulas and Their Role in End-of-Life Care
Estate Planning

Death Doulas and Their Role in End-of-Life Care

The passing of a loved one often leads to costly family conflicts. Leaving a clear advance directive using death doulas can help.
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Estate Planning Questions for Couples with a Big Age Gap
Estate Planning

Estate Planning Questions for Couples with a Big Age Gap

For couples with an age difference of 10 years or more, assets need to last significantly longer to cover both of their retirements, making the ...
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The Primary Purpose of a Revocable Trust
Estate Planning

The Primary Purpose of a Revocable Trust

Revocable trusts are much more common than irrevocable trusts because they provide many important estate planning benefits.
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Succession Planning for Your Farm and Ranch
Estate Planning

Succession Planning for Your Farm and Ranch

From safeguarding agricultural assets to fostering smooth succession transitions, the decisions you make today will shape the future of your farm or ranch. We examine ...
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