Estate planning

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An Emergency Safety Valve: The Case for Entrepreneurial Estate Planning

Protect your assets and safeguard your family's future with three documents that detail what will happen when you're unable to make decisions later.

Ellie Martin

· 5 min read

4 Reasons Why You Might Need a Trust

Sometimes, a basic will just isn't enough for your estate planning.

Mark J. Kohler

· 2 min read

But Did You Die? Keep the Business Alive If You're Not Around.

How would your business survive if you stepped away for a day, a week, or forever?

Mike Wood

· 7 min read

How to Keep Your Business Together When Your Marriage Is Coming Apart

Divorce is one of the toughest times in life to make rational decisions, like maintaining the family business because it is in everyone's best interest.

Andrea Murad

· 7 min read

Smart Estate Planning Tips for Entrepreneurs

Follow these strategies to reduce inheritance taxes and probate issues for your heirs.

Mark J. Kohler

· 6 min read

New Delaware Law Determines Where Your Digital Assets Live After You Die

The law grants executors precisely the same access to digital information as they would possess for comparable physical documents.

Geoff Weiss

· 3 min read

Smoke and Mirrors: Why We Aren't Seeing More Digital Zombies Like Michael Jackson

The King of Pop's digitized performance at the Billboard Music Awards gave the world a glimpse into a captivating technology that faces serious hurdles, inside and out.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 15+ min read

What Entrepreneurs Should Know About Estate Planning

When the time comes to deal with personal loss, it pays to be ready. Here's how to prepare yourself and your family.

J.D. Roth

· 4 min read

The Parental Responsibility of Estate Planning

Tax-savvy ways to ensure that your children are financially secure after your death

Rosalind Resnick

· 5 min read

Should Your Heirs Work for Your Money?

Incentive trusts can get your heirs to jump through hoops for your money, but is one right for your family? Weigh the pros and cons.

Scott Bernard Nelson

· 2 min read

Does Your Estate Plan Need a Disclaimer Provision?

Make sure your family gets what it needs by including a disclaimer provision in your estate plan.

Scott Bernard Nelson

· 3 min read

Making Your Estate Plan Flexible

Build flexibility into your estate plan so heirs can avoid the pitfalls of changing tax laws.

Scott Bernard Nelson

· 2 min read