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Why Don’t We Complete Estate Plans?

A 2016 WealthCounsel survey on estate planning offers some interesting insights on why Americans don’t complete their estate planning. Forty-three percent of Americans don’t have a will. Some of the reasons include the following: 25% of respondents didn’t want to talk about an estate plan  »  Read More

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What do I Do with My Estate If I Don’t Have Children

Some families choose not to have children.  Some families are prevented from  having children—whether because of infertility or otherwise.  Or of course, there are single individuals who accumulate some level of wealth on their own. So without a spouse and without children what do these people  »  Read More

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David Bowie leaves $100 million to family

On January 12, 2016, David Bowie passed away at the age of 69.  He died after an 18-month battle with cancer.  In his will, Bowie requested that his remains be taken to Bali and be cremated there in accordance with Buddhist rituals. Despite declaring  »  Read More

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