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Proactive Long-Term Medicaid Planning

As we head into the holidays this year, this season will likely look significantly different from years past.

Out of concern for older and high-risk family members, most families will probably celebrate apart, or at least with masks and proper social distancing. For family members in nursing homes and other health care facilities, the isolation can...
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What Franchise and Multilevel Marketing Business Owners Need to Know About Estate Planning

Franchise and multilevel marketing (MLM) businesses are often attractive because they offer people the chance to start a small business with a well-known brand and an established business model.

However, they present different estate planning challenges than other types of small businesses because the rights and obligations of franchisees and multilevel marketers are spelled out in...
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Why Probate Takes So Long and How to Avoid It

After a loved one dies, their money and property must be distributed to the right people, either according to their will or the state’s default distribution scheme.

Even if you are staying on top of the process, probate can take a minimum of 12 months and sometimes stretches out for years – yes, years. These delays...
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