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Estate Planning for Brokerage Accounts

Estate Planning for Brokerage Accounts

Brokerage account estate planning allows securities to pass to heirs efficiently. By setting up an account with the correct estate plan your family will avoid estate hassles when you pass away.
How to Write XML Files to Memory With Asp.Net

How to Write XML Files to Memory With Asp.Net

The ASP.NET programming language contains the XmlDocument class that lets you write XML files to memory. The XmlDocument class works with the XmlReader class. XmlReader reads in the file and the XmlDocument class loads it into memory. You use the loaded XML file to manipulate, read or delete data in
Keep an Eye on Your Trustee!

Keep an Eye on Your Trustee!

A trust is a frequently used estate-planning or asset protection instrument. Whether you plan to create a trust or are a trust beneficiary, you should be familiar with the law that governs how the trustee invests the money in the trust.
Annual Bucket List For 2011 Of A Southfield Lawyer - Includes Slaying A Dragon?

Annual Bucket List For 2011 Of A Southfield Lawyer - Includes Slaying A Dragon?

Our search for some pretty interesting, relatively level-headed and reachable goals led us to the 2011 Bucket List for a Detroit estate planning attorney and Southfield lawyer. Surprisingly, the list includes a dragon slayer as the utmost goal for 2011.
Free Last Will And Testament Forms

Free Last Will And Testament Forms

A last will or testament is a document that states the ways in which a person can arrange for the distribution of his or her property and possessions after death. Last will and testament regulates others rights over the testator's property and family after his or her death. People over the age
Produce The Officially Authorized Certificate You Want In Minutes For Much Lower Rate Than You Would

Produce The Officially Authorized Certificate You Want In Minutes For Much Lower Rate Than You Would

You've gottenyour one stop purchasing place for every single one attorney assisted papers and forms. Whether you are searching for a bill of sale, last will and testament, lease agreements, lease notices, living wills, power of Atty., Prenuptial agreements, promissory notes, release agreements,
How to Reach a Mutual Agreement

How to Reach a Mutual Agreement

Reaching a mutual agreement between two conflicting parties, whether it is a family matter or another civil matter is possible, even when the parties cannot say a civil word to each other. Reaching a mutual agreement saves both parties time and money--there is no trial that you need to take time off
How to Find Uppercase in Excel

How to Find Uppercase in Excel

Microsoft Excel is an application designed for creating and editing spreadsheets. Users can enter numeric as well as non-numeric data into cells of the spreadsheets. The data can be manipulated by applying a variety of formulas to achieve different objectives, such as simpler interpretation of the d
How to Create an API With an Assembly Code

How to Create an API With an Assembly Code

Application programming interfaces (APIs) are used by software developers of all kinds. These customized frameworks allow engineers to create applications and integrate software products into one application. Assembly code is a low-level programming language that operates at the base communication l
Do You Need to File a Gift Tax Return for Gifts You Made in 2010?

Do You Need to File a Gift Tax Return for Gifts You Made in 2010?

It's that time of year again for me to write about the other tax return that's due on April 15 of each year - or for this year on April 18 - IRS Form 709,
Estate Taxes by State - Does West Virginia Have an Estate Tax?

Estate Taxes by State - Does West Virginia Have an Estate Tax?

Does West Virginia have an estate tax? The answer is no, currently West Virginia does not collect a state estate tax, although things were different a few years
How to Find Sums With Fraction Bars

How to Find Sums With Fraction Bars

Adding fractions can be challenging for students who do not understand how to convert fractions with unlike denominators. To add fractions, students must be able to convert fractions with unlike denominators to fractions with like denominators, most often referred to as common denominators. To add f
How to Find Out If an Offender Has Been Released From Prison

How to Find Out If an Offender Has Been Released From Prison

Researching the current status of an offender is simple, as this information is a part of the public record. Regardless of what state you live in, you can access information on an offender or inmate through a free Internet service. Provide basic information, such as the full name and birth year of t
Estate -Don't Leave Loved Ones In A Lurch

Estate -Don't Leave Loved Ones In A Lurch

Nothing brings home the importance of having our affairs in order than seeing the effects firsthand in your own family. My mother-in-law's recent death means my family is dealing with the realities of settling her affairs. Her advanced-planning greatly simplified the process. And it will for yo
How to Trace Property Ownership

How to Trace Property Ownership

If you are interested in a property you might want to learn about the ownership history. Current and past owners of a property can be found using county or city property tax records. Nearly all counties and cities in the U.S. keep databases of these records online for free and easy access. You can u
The Team Approach to Estate Planning

The Team Approach to Estate Planning

When it comes to estate planning, aside from your estate planning attorney, you should involve your other professional advisors, including your accountant, banker, insurance agent or broker, and financial advisor, as well as your family, and, if applicable, your religious advisor. Here's why.
Wills and Some Useful Information They Can Contain

Wills and Some Useful Information They Can Contain

Always keep in mind that Wills can be a useful place to look for information when researching family history. Women did leave wills sometimes, but most often you would find that it was the men.
How to Create a Compelling Victim Impact Statement

How to Create a Compelling Victim Impact Statement

Crime victims (or survivors of deceased crime victims) are allowed to give a Victim Impact Statement at the time of sentencing, after the defendant has been found guilty. A Victim Impact Statement tells the judge (and the jury, if there is one) how the crime has impacted the victim's life. Here are
Fosamax To The Rescue: Pagets Syndrome Of The Bone Expound

Fosamax To The Rescue: Pagets Syndrome Of The Bone Expound

With the controversies of Fosamax still ringing in the ears of many, more people, even men, are filing Fosamax femur fracture lawsuits. This drug has been reported to cause some serious adversities after prolonged use. The Food and Drug Administration also endorsed this medicine as a treatment for a
How do I Transfer Land Ownership to Children in Louisiana?

How do I Transfer Land Ownership to Children in Louisiana?

Transferring land ownership to your children is generally done in Louisiana by issuing a quitclaim deed. This type of deed allows you, as the grantor, to transfer the land to your children and relinquish any liability associated with the property. However, when conveying property through a quitclaim