Famous Estates – Legacy Champ or Chump?

/ By: Stephen A. Mendel, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

Robert Craig Knievel “Evel Knievel” (1938-2007) – Daredevil Evel Knievel gained worldwide fame between the late 1960s and early 1980s for nationally televised death-defying motorcycle jumps. In his career he attempted over 75 ramp-to-ramp motorcycle...

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Common Estate Planning Mistakes to Avoid

/ By: Stephen A. Mendel, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

For most people, an estate plan is much more than simply a list of how they want their assets divided after they die. A comprehensive estate plan often includes tax and probate avoidance, incapacity planning,...

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Famous Estates – Legacy Champ or Chump?

/ By: Stephen A. Mendel, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

William Marsh Rice (1816-1900) – Businessman William Rice was an American businessman who made his fortune by investing in land, real estate, lumber, railroads, and cotton. He was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, where he got...

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Thought for the Day:

/ By: satwood

Category: General

We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. Maya Angelou

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Estate Plan Changes for a Blended Family

/ By: Stephen A. Mendel, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

Blended families have become the norm in America. While blending families may be the norm these days it doesn’t mean that they blend easily. Often, it takes a significant amount of work and patience to create a...

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Famous Estates – Legacy Champ or Chump?

/ By: Stephen A. Mendel, Estate Planning Attorney

Category: Estate Planning

Davy Jones (1945-2012) – Actor, Singer, Racehorse Owner & Jockey Born in Manchester, England, Davy Jones was a child star appearing on television and stage, including a role as “The Artful Dodger” in a London...

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