Texas Estate Planning Statutes with Commentary: 2015-2017 Edition is a compilation of Texas statutes that are significant to law school and paralegal courses related to estate planning, such as wills and estates, trusts, estate planning, estate administration, probate, elder law, and guardianship. Changes made by the 2015 Texas Legislature are printed in red-lined format to [More]
2017 Field Guide is the resource no agent, producer, manager, or financial planner should go without. It supplies the concepts, techniques, analysis, illustrations and authoritative guidance used in estate planning, retirement planning, business planning and employee benefits planning.
Practical Guide to Estate Planning provides an overview of estate planning, offering the widest variety of discussion on planning principles and tools from the simple to the sophisticated. This book is not lacking in detail, as witnessed by its wellannotated collection of forms that will appeal to many experienced estate planners. The layout of this [More]
Practical Guide to Estate Planning provides an overview of estate planning, offering the widest discussion on planning principles and tools from the simple to the sophisticated. This book is not lacking in detail, as witnessed by its well-annotated collection of forms that will appeal to many experienced estate planners. The layout of this book reflects [More]
The single most effective step any real estate agent can take to raise his or her business to higher levels is to work from an effective business plan. Whether new to the business or already a top producer, every agent can benefit from the three parts of an effective plan – establishment of meaningful goals, [More]
<p> Using a case-study and problems approach, <b>Estate Planning: Principles and Problems, Second Edition</b>, introduces students to the principles of estate planning – progressing from fundamental to complex issues – and then encourages application of those principles by asking students to analyze short problems and exercises using real life client situations. This comprehensive and straightforward [More]
Taking into consideration the latest changes in the tax code, an experienced financial planner explains, in a layperson’s terms, every aspect of modern estate planning, from reducing estate taxes to capital investments, long-term care insurance, selecting the right financial advisor, and more. Reprint.
Protect your family, and skip the stress! It’s so important to plan ahead for your loved ones — and with The Busy Family’s Guide to Estate Planning, you can do so easily and with confidence. The book outlines 10 simple steps to take. Just tackle one step every month, and soon you can cross estate [More]
The vast majority of real estate agents would list and sell more houses if they followed an effective real estate business plan. Unfortunately most agents are never introduced to the benefits of working from a plan. Those that do want to be guided by a ‘roadmap’ don’t know where and how to begin. In this [More]
A trust and estate lawyer to the stars offers an engaging look at how to avoid numerous estate planning mistakes In The 101 Biggest Estate Planning Mistakes, author Herbert Nass, an estate planner for some of today’s most famous celebrities, offers an entertaining look at what not to do when setting up an estate plan, [More]
Well written and engaging text about the world of Estate Planning and how it interrelates to the financial planning profession. This specific book gets updated every couple years so don’t waste your money on a new one by paying double the price. Get in time for summer classes!
CFP Certification Exam Flashcard Review Book: Estate Planning provides bound flashcards to help you prepare for the CFP Certification Exam. Inside this innovative flashcard book you will find exam topics featured on the front of each page, with detailed explanations and analysis located on the back. The convenient bound design means you no longer need [More]
This book is a step-by-step estate planning guide for married couples. There are individual chapters about estate plans for married couples with minor children; married couples with adult children; married couples without children and married couples with blended families. If you already have an estate plan, use the book to evaluate if your plan is [More]
In this expanded second edition of “What You Need to Know About Estate Planning in Texas,” family law attorney Thomas Daley explains the building blocks of a comprehensive estate plan in plain English. Even if you don’t know the difference between a Springing Power of Attorney and a bottle of spring water, “What You Need [More]
There is growing pressure to ensure that patients receive care that is proven effective and subsequently, a tremendous need to train mental health practitioners in the latest in Evidence-Based Practice (EBP). The DVD in Evidence-Based Treatment Planning for Substance Abuse Disorders DVD/Workbook Study Package demonstrates the techniques and treatment interventions covered in the lecture, and [More]
This Hornbook introduces the fundamentals of land use planning and control law. Subjects covered include the planning process, zoning, development permission, subdivision control law, and building and housing codes. Discusses constitutional limitations and the environmental aspects of land use controls. Explores aesthetic regulation, historic preservation, and agricultural land protection. Product Features Used Book in Good [More]
Most people think estate planning is only for the very wealthy. That is not true. As a result, most people do not have a plan in place in the event they become incapacitated or incompetent or for when they pass away. Having no plan makes it very difficult on your loved ones who have to [More]
About the author: Brian M. Douglas, Esq has always been committed to the belief that a person’s legal needs are personal and not just business. This is a cornerstone in hia approach to law and how he serves his clients. In 2003, when Douglas founded his law firm, his vision was to create an entire [More]
The only consumer’s guide to making sense of land-use laws and regulations Many property owners have no idea what their rights are when it comes to altering their properties, or protecting themselves from encroachment by developers and the misguided building and renovation plans of neighbors. Written by a leading national expert on land-use law, The [More]
What happens to your estate after you are gone is very much within your control. Estate planning is not only for the wealthy; it is for everyone. It is simply the process of deciding where your assets are to be distributed after your death. For those people who wish to preserve their assets for designated [More]
Climate change is predicted to increase the frequency and magnitude of coastal storms around the globe, and the anticipated rise of sea levels will have enormous impact on fragile and vulnerable coastal regions. In the U.S., more than 50% of the population inhabits coastal areas. In Planning for Coastal Resilience, Tim Beatley argues that, in [More]
Updated through October 1, 2014, Pennell’s revised estate planning book focuses on everyday planning for “middle-rich” clients, such as: traditional planning for couples, family trust planning, portability, life insurance, retirement benefits, charitable giving, and some information on postmortem planning. It explains essential tax fundamentals that inform traditional techniques, without overemphasis on a tax oriented practice. [More]
“Our #1 choice in estate planning books.”–Ken & Daria Dolan The bestselling guide to securing a sound financial future for you and your loved ones―updated for uncertain times In our time of political, social, and economic upheaval, taking steps to protect your estate isn’t enough to provide peace of mind for you or financial security [More]
A comprehensive explanation of the requirements for estate plans, trusts, powers of attorney, wills, and other wealth preservation and protection tools. Written by an estate planning attorney in California, but the principles apply to anyone considering these essential legal protections.