Retirement and Wills
The 5 Essential Legal Documents You Need by Age 55
Paperback ISBN: 1610352580
Many people discover too late that they need some essential legal documents to deal with common health and end of life issues. Failing to prepare these documents ahead of time can create major legal headaches that often require expensive trips to court to resolve.Written by expert attorneys, “5@55
8 Ways to Avoid Probate
Paperback ISBN: 1413325130
By taking some simple steps now, you can spare your family and beneficiaries a lot of time and money. How much? Probate court proceedings after a death can drag on for a year and cost tens of thousands of dollars--money that would otherwise have gone directly to your loved ones. 8 Ways to Avoid Probate offers easy and effective ways to skip the probate process so that property goes directly to the intended beneficiaries. Using the simple, plain English instructions, you'll learn how to create a savvy estate plan. Find out about: - naming payable-on-death beneficiaries for financial accounts - owning property jointly - leaving real estate with transfer-on-death deeds - using a living trust - naming the right beneficiaries for IRAs, 401 (k)s, and other retirement plans, and - using probate shortcuts for small estates procedures for small estates. This (12th) edition provides updates to 50-state rules on probate, including affidavit procedures for small estates and transfer-on-death registration for vehicles and securities.
ABA / AARP Checklist for My Family
A Guide to My History, Financial Plans, and Final Wishes
Paperback ISBN: 1627229825
This book guides the reader through the process of gathering in one place your finances, legal documents, online accounts, wishes about medical care, and more. With this one-of-a-kind guide, you’ll stay in control of your life and feel satisfied in knowing that if anything happens to you, you—and your family—will be well prepared.
The Guide for Collectors, Investors, Dealers, Artists
Hardcover ISBN: 1402418884
Updating the 2005 third edition, this fourth edition is bound to continue as the go-to reference for a wide audience of collectors, investors, dealers, and artists. An understanding of rights and obligations and a well-written contract can avoid oh-so-many problems. Seven broad areas are addressed. These include the artist/dealer relationship; commercial aspects of buying and selling through dealers and auctions; international trade and Holocaust restitution; artists' rights (First Amendment, intellectual property, resale); financial aspects (such as tax consequences) for collectors, investors, and dealers; tax and estate planning issues for collectors and artists; and museum law (including legal concerns arising from the digital age). The two authors are lawyers with extensive experience in the field. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Beyond the Grave
The Right Way and the Wrong Way of Leaving Money to Your Children (And Others
Paperback ISBN: 0060936312
Thoroughly revised and updated, a comprehensive guide to estate planning explains how to provide fairly and equitably for family members, facilitate charitable bequests, and avoid probate. Reprint.
Beyond the Grave
The Right Way and the Wrong Way of Leaving Money to Your Children (And Others)
Paperback ISBN: 0062336223
Thoroughly revised and updated, a comprehensive guide to estate planning explains how to provide fairly and equitably for family members, facilitate charitable bequests and avoid probate. Original.
California Wills and Trusts
Cases, Statutes, Problems, and Materials
Hardcover ISBN: 1611636744
This casebook focuses on California law and, with respect to trust material, the focus is on traditional trust doctrines, with the more salient California doctrines discussed where appropriate. California Wills and Trusts has numerous examples throughout, as well as “notes
The Complete Guide to Planning Your Estate in Georgia
A Step-by-Step Plan to Protect Your Assets, Limit Your Taxes, and Ensure Your Wishes Are Fulfilled for Georgia Residents
Paperback ISBN: 1601384335
What happens to your estate after you are gone is very much within your control. Estate planning is not only for the wealthy; it is for everyone. It is simply the process of deciding where your assets are to be distributed after you die. For those people who wish to preserve their assets for designated purposes — such as family or special charities — it becomes necessary to make special advance preparations. The right plan can protect the value of your estate and spare your loved ones unnecessary hassles and legal conflicts. Adapted specifically for Georgia residents, The Complete Guide to Planning Your Estate in Georgia will help you glide through this complicated process. This book offers Georgia residents state-specific advice for estate planning. Coauthors Linda C. Ashar and Sandy Baker have crafted an estate planning primer, allowing Georgia residents to become more informed and more involved during the process. Georgia-specific information is offered throughout this book, including: Georgia’s probate code; Georgia rules, regulations, and laws specific to estate planning; elements of a valid Georgia will; planning your living will in Georgia; explanations of Georgia laws regarding durable health care power of attorneys, do not resuscitate (DNR) orders, and directives to withhold CPR. The book’s easy-to-understand context clarifies this complicated and sensitive subject and gives readers the power to take control of their future. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company president’s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed. This Atlantic Publishing eBook was professionally written, edited, fact checked, proofed and designed. The print version of this book is 336 pages and you receive exactly the same content. Over the years our books have won dozens of book awards for content, cover design and interior design including the prestigious Benjamin Franklin award for excellence in publishing. We are proud of the high quality of our books and hope you will enjoy this eBook version.