A retired legal secretary named Ida May Fuller was the first person to receive a monthly check from Social Security’s benefits program. She paid $24.75 worth of Social Security taxes when she was working and received about $23 from the program each month for 35 years. Not everyone will see as great a return on Read More…
Financial Planning For Retirement In Three Steps
No matter how much you love your job, you’ve probably always dreamed of the day when you wave goodbye to Read more
Should I Make a Will Without a Lawyer?
Some people plan to make a will without a lawyer and some learn about the pros and cons before they Read more
Do you pay taxes on a trust inheritance?
Let’s pretend you’re the beneficiary of a trust, you must be wondering whether you need to pay taxes on a Read more
Difference Between A Will And A Living Trust
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Can A Power Of Attorney Change A Will?
Every estate planning blog, including this one, stresses the importance of filling out a power of attorney when you sit Read more
Types of Trusts for Estate Planning
If you are retiring or near retirement, it is good to think about what kind of estate planning trust types Read more