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How Annual Family Meetings Help You Leave a Legacy

May 1, 2007

In the financial and estate planning industry a current rage is The Ultimate Gift by Jim Stovall, a book that recently was made into a movie. The novel is about a very wealthy man who realized that his wealth could not buy him what really matters. Throughout his life, he attempted to make his loved […]


Building the Legacy Plan

December 1, 2006

What is your legacy plan? Most people are familiar with estate plans. The goals of the estate plan are to ensure that assets are transferred to the people you want in the most efficient manner, that is with the smallest burden in taxes and other expenses. The standard estate plan includes a will, a financial […]


Estate Planning to Leave a Legacy

October 1, 2005

In our past discussions of Estate Planning, I often have emphasized that estate planning is the process of building a legacy. When people think estate planning is about money, property, and death, they tend to ignore the process. When they realize it is about values and other elements of building and living a legacy, they […]


Estate Planning An Installment Plan For Building A Legacy

January 1, 1999

Most of you would like to set up a nice legacy for your grandchildren. You want a nice sum of money to be available when a grandchild really needs it – for college education, a first car, a first house, or even to start a retirement fund. But since you can’t afford to put a […]


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