Effective estate management enables you to manage your affairs during your lifetime and control the distribution of your wealth after death. An effective estate strategy can spell out your healthcare wishes and ensure that they're carried out – even if you are unable to communicate. It can even designate someone to manage your financial affairs should you be unable to do so.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
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Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Learn about the importance of having an estate strategy in this helpful and informative video.