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Why Is Beneficiary Designation Important?

When you set up your estate plan it is important to coordinate the legal planning documents that you or you and your attorney create with the document provided by your retirement account custodian and/or your life insurance carrier called a ‘Designation of Beneficiary.’
06/23/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What’s Involved in an Estate Inventory?

Completing an estate inventory can be one of the most challenging aspects of being the executor of an estate.
06/22/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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How Do IRAs and 401(k)s Fit into Estate Planning?

Investing for retirement is one of the most important steps you can take toward building a secure financial future for you and your family. The sooner you can start, the better. Contributing to a retirement account can help you work toward your goals and may provide tax advantages to boost your progress.
06/21/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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How Did Rock Star’s Estate Planning Help Future Musicians?

Eddie Van Halen was one of the most influential musicians of all time and made sure the next generation of artists have the resources necessary to further their musical education.
06/20/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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Can I Make Decisions for My 18-Year-Old ‘Kid’ If She Becomes Incapacitated?

Incapacity can occur because of illness or an accident. It can be temporary or permanent. That’s why every adult needs a power of attorney in place, once they turn eighteen.
06/17/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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How to Find a Great Estate Planning Attorney

One of the most important decisions you’ll have to make when creating an estate plan is which estate planning law firm to work with.
06/16/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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How Do I Plan for Taxes after Death?

Ben Franklin once said, ‘… nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.’ For all certainties in life, the best thing you can do is plan for their eventual occurrence.
06/15/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What Happens Financially when a Spouse Dies?

When you lose your mate, you lose so much—your best friend, your equilibrium and your future together. Just when you’re at your lowest, it hits you: You could lose a lot of money, too.
06/14/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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What Is the Best Way to Leave Money to Children?

Providing for future generations shouldn’t be (overly) taxing. To manage taxes as you pass down your assets, look into UTMAs, 529s, child IRAs and trusts.
06/13/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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The Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes

Some problems can be avoided by proper planning, others by good practices during the estate administration process.
06/10/22 • by: Graber & Johnson Law Group, LLC
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