While both the horror stories and benefits of revocable trusts may be exaggerated, attorneys in many states recommend revocable trusts as part of standard estate planning
for their clients.
Anyone contemplating divorce should consult an estate planning
But sales have picked up as people have concluded estate planning
is still necessary.
An annual single-user subscription to both modules costs $2299 while a subscription to the Estate Planning
& Drafting module alone costs $1800 or to Trust and Estate Administration alone for $800.
A lot of people are intimidated by estate planning
because they think it's only for older people or rich people,'' Lewis said.
This more deliberative approach to estate planning
is known as "Values Centered Estate Planning
Symposium attendees will be able to chose from two tracks: Financial Planning, as well as Succession and Estate Planning
But that can get tricky, says Robin Klomparens, chair of the estate planning
group for Weintraub, Genshlea & Sproul.
Whether starting or expanding an existing estate planning
practice, the Estate Planning
System--a flexible, pay-as-you-go, build-as-you-grow practice library--contains all the estate planning
information that practitioners need, according to publisher Research Institute of America (RIA).
In other words, estate planning
is a process of weighing numerous alternatives and making decisions that you hope will improve and secure your child's life now and in the future.
Transferring life insurance policies to an irrevocable trust is a very popular estate planning
CHAPTER 15 Estate Planning
Using Charitable Techniques