Wills and Trusts Kit For Dummies

Author: Aaron Larson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470507711
Release Date: 2009-03-09
Genre: Law

Navigate probate, tax issues, and state laws Create an estate plan and protect your family's interests Need a will, but have no idea where to start? This friendly guide shows youhow to prepare a legal will or trust — either on your own or with professional help — and ensure that your wishes are honored. You'll handle everything from planning your bequests and writing and signing a will to selecting a trust and drafting your durable power of attorney. Discover how to: Provide for your children Hire and work with professionals Minimize tax liabilities Amend or revoke a will or trust Avoid common estate planning mistakes Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Asset Allocation For Dummies

Author: Dorianne Perrucci
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470409633
Release Date: 2009-05-11
Genre: Business & Economics

A guide to understanding asset allocation, offering advice on how to get the right balance, explaining how to set personal investment parameters and map out a long-term strategy, discussing different types of investments, their tax characteristics, and the importance of rebalancing, and exploring alternative investments.

Wills and Trusts Kit 2e

Author: Douglas Godbe
Publisher: SphinxLegal
ISBN: 9781572485181
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Estate planning

Complete Protection for Your Family's FutureProviding for your family is Job 1. It starts with a safe home, a good education for your children and a sound financial future. You can ensure that all of these needs are met with proper estate planning--and you do not have to spend a fortune to get it right. With The Wills and Trusts Kit, you can put together a solid plan that:--Uses both a will and a trust--Makes tax laws work for you--Maximizes your estate's value--Adds life insurance into your estate planning--Directs your executor regarding property distributions--Selects the guardian who will raise your children--And does so much more ... With over 30 will-related documents and over 20 trust-related documents, the materials you need to take control of your estate planning are in your hands. Simply read the forms' summaries, find the documents best suited for you and follow the step-by-step directions to fill in every blank. The Wills and Trusts Kit has the plan that is right for you.

Wills Probate and Inheritance Tax For Dummies

Author: Julian Knight
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119996828
Release Date: 2011-02-14
Genre: Law

Planning how to pass your estate on doesn’t have to mean complications, legal jargon and huge bills. Wills, Probate and Inheritance Tax For Dummies, 2nd Edition takes you through the process step-by-step and gives you all the information you need to ensure that your affairs are left in good order. It shows you how to plan and write your will, minimise the stress of probate, and ensure that your nearest and dearest are protected from a large inheritance tax bill. Discover how to: Decide if a will is right for you Value your assets Leave your home through a will Appoint executors and trustees Choose beneficiaries Draw up a DIY will Work out how inheritance tax works and if you’re liable to it Find out what can and can’t be taxed

Dad s Guide To Pregnancy For Dummies

Author: Mathew Miller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118858653
Release Date: 2014-06-30
Genre: Health & Fitness

Every father-to-be's handbook for knowing what to expect when expecting! In today's world, men are more involved in their wives' pregnancies than ever before. This 2nd Edition of Dad's Guide to Pregnancy For Dummies gives new fathers a hands-on guide that covers all of the logistical, physical, and emotional aspects of pregnancy. It is a wealth of information on topics, such as setting up the nursery, childbirth 101, and how to take care of your newborn. The book includes ideas for knowing the right time to break the news and the pregnancy timeline. Once the baby arrives, this handbook gives you the low-down on what you can expect during the first six months, such as how to change diapers and feed the little one. You'll also explore much more in-depth topics such as the new technology behind ultrasounds, and the information that is gleaned from them, the lowdown on vaccination updates, information to take the fear out of cesarean sections, tips on prenatal depression, new developments on infertility treatments, and so much more! Helps to take the fear out of fatherhood with down-to-earth advice and information Reveals how smoking leads to development problems and the possible dangers of e-cigarettes Shows new dads a playbook for how they can help throughout the pregnancy and during the delivery Offers practical tips for chronicling baby's life from ultrasound to year one If you're going to be a new dad, this is a survival guide of what to expect as your bundle of joy is on the way is the complete, easy-to-read resource for preparing with your partner.

Wills and Estate Planning For Canadians For Dummies

Author: Margaret Kerr
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470677544
Release Date: 2010-02-18
Genre: Law

Wills & Estate Planning For Canadians For Dummies walks you through the steps of planning your estate. This friendly guide will help you Reduce the tax you or your estate will pay Plan for your children's future Leave a charitable legacy Decipher the legal lingo in wills Prepare a living will to ensure you get the treatment you want Hire an estate planning team that will meet your needs Through practical advice from expert authors, this book helps you ensure that your affairs are in order, and your loved ones will be looked after.

Same Sex Legal Kit For Dummies

Author: Carrie Stone
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118435267
Release Date: 2012-11-05
Genre: Law

Grasp the latest legal information for gay and lesbian couples Same-sex relationships are treated differently under each state's laws, and nearly a quarter of the U.S. population lives in a state with some form of legal recognition for same-sex couples. Same Sex Legal Kit For Dummies is a practical, plain-English guide to the legal information and guidance lesbian and gay couples need—from making practical decisions about living together and obtaining domestic partner benefits, to making medical decisions, taking care of each other's finances when one partner is incapacitated, leaving property to each other, having and raising children, and much more. Discusses power of attorney, health directives, and real estate and personal property ownership Covers considerations for bank accounts, investments, and estate planning The book's accompanying CD-ROM includes dozens of helpful tools, forms, and letters Brings you up to speed on the latest in civil unions, workplace rights, rental agreements and leases, and much more The information contained in Same Sex Legal Kit For Dummies is invaluable for anyone in a same-sex relationship who needs to grasp the laws and regulations that apply to their unique situation CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.

The Wills Estate Planning and Trusts Legal Kit

Author: Douglas Godbe
Publisher: Sphinx Pub
ISBN: 157248330X
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Everybody needs a will or a trust, yet more than 70 percent of the U.S. population has neither. While the process involved in attaining either a will or a trust can be complicated, The Wills, Estate Planning and Trusts Legal Kit simplifies this process and enables you to prepare and execute your own will or living trust by providing explanations, instructions and the necessary forms.

Fundraising For Dummies

Author: John Mutz
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470618760
Release Date: 2010-02-04
Genre: Business & Economics

The fun and easy way to raise money for your cause Fundraising For Dummies, 3rd Edition shows you how to take advantage of the latest strategies and resources available for raising money through everything from special events to online donations, in both good and bad economic times. The authors teach you how to market your organization using the most up-to-date tools and technologies available through the Internet. This expanded edition also offers information about philanthropy and tax law. Contains new tips and techniques for creating materials that bring in contributions and support for the more than 1.4 million charitable and nonprofit organizations in the United States Explains how to use social media to keep donors and volunteers engaged through Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Web technologies Covers grassroots online fundraising and how to host big events on a shoestring budget You'll also find tips on negotiating without alienating donors and developing long-term organizational goals. All these strategies are what makes this resource indispensable!

Probate Wills Trusts

Author: Allan H. Nelson
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781493154296
Release Date: 2013-12-26
Genre: Law

My goal is to teach people how to avoid the pitfalls of probate by showing them how to draft their own Family Living Trust, and to teach the importance of a Living Will, a Special Power of Attorney, and a Pour-Over Will. The examples in the book are a compilation of stories and problems with probate, and do not relate to any one person or family.

Legal Will Kit

Author: Enodare
Publisher: Enodare Limited
ISBN: 9781906144395
Release Date: 2011-04-01
Genre: Law

Create Your Will in Minutes If you die without making a valid last will and testament, you will have died intestate. You will then have no control over who your property is distributed to or even who takes care of your children following your death. Both of these matters will be determined by state laws which are often decades old. There is also the added risk that your estate could be substantially depleted due to the high levels of legal and professional fees associated with dying intestate. Making a last will and testament is the only way to ensure that you have control over these matters and that you can properly provide for the needs of your family. This self-help kit provides you with step-by-step instructions, detailed information and all the legal forms necessary to make a will and to ensure that your property passes to your loved ones after your death. Make cash and specific property gifts to your loved ones Appoint guardians to care for your minor children Appoint executors to wind up your estate Create trusts for minor beneficiaries Make funeral arrangements

Planning For Long Term Care For Dummies

Author: Levine
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118725757
Release Date: 2014-03-10
Genre: Business & Economics

Whether you're planning for yourself or for your parents, this guide will help you get started. You'll get expert advice and recommendations on how to prepare for the financial, legal, medical, and personal considerations that come into play as you age.

Nolo s Law Form Kit

Author: Denis Clifford
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: STANFORD:36105061999251
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Business & Economics

This handy kit takes people step by step through the entire process of writing a will -- from filling out forms and selecting beneficiaries to assigning an executor and choosing a guardian for minor children. The result is a quick, easy, legally valid will. The kit includes customized will forms, a booklet with step-by-step instructions, estate-planning information and advice on when to see a lawyer. This edition includes updated law charts and new legal information. Good in all states except Louisiana.