Category Archives: WILLS and ESTATE PLANNING

Five Things You Should NEVER Leave to Your Children

“Deciding on the legacy you want to leave includes an estate plan, but it goes far, far beyond financial matters.” – Todd Tresidder, financial author and mentor When people think of estate planning, often they think about clarifying or making … Continue reading

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Estate Planning Is for Everyone

“Plans are nothing; planning is everything.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower Estate planning is often thought of having to do only with protecting your assets from future taxation and something that only people of a certain level of wealth do. However, … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Save a Life Insurance Policy (even if you can’t afford the premiums)

“I bought a new life insurance policy but the small print is impossible to understand. All I´m sure of is that after I die, I can stop paying.” Do You Want to Stop Paying Your Life Insurance Premiums? What happens … Continue reading

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Life Insurance for Children and Grandchildren? The Surprising Benefits

“If you want to start an argument, ask a group of financial advisers what they think about buying life insurance for children.” – Bankrate.com Should you get life insurance for a child? Don’t people only “need” life insurance if they … Continue reading

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Are You Leaving Your Loved Ones in the Dark? (The Truth about being Ready for an Emergency)

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” – George Burns A lot of time and attention has gone into emergency preparedness in recent years. Many Americans have emergency plans in case of an earthquake or a flood. “Doomsday … Continue reading

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Protecting Assets from Lawsuits and Judgments: Are You a Target? (part two)

“Lawsuit: A machine which you go into as a pig and come out of as a sausage.” ~Ambrose Bierce, American editorialist and satirist. Last week, our Part One post of “Protecting Assets from Lawsuits and Judgments”   described the many … Continue reading

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Too Old for Life Insurance? The Surprising Truth about Seniors and Life Insurance

 “Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative.” – Maurice Chevalier How old is too old for life insurance? Recently, a Partners4Prosperity reader asked, “How well do ‘income for life’ type programs work for people within 5 years … Continue reading

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