Don’t Leave the Fate of Your Family Business to Chance

My Business
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Create a family business succession plan that works for you.Every business needs both a short- and long-term plan in place for unexpected and planned events.Ideally, succession planning should begin the day you take over a business.Those parents that are most successful at passing the torch are the ones that have created a culture in which transition is welcomed and encouraged.

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Endowments & Foundations Update: Key 2021 Trends

Walter J. Dillingham Jr., CFA |
Corporate & Institutional

Key 2021 trends for the endowment, foundation, and nonprofit marketplace.  COVID-19 has led many nonprofits to reassess their endowment strategies, fundraising goals, and strategic plans as the country starts to recover from the pandemicWhile the stock market finished strong in 2020, and continues its strength in mid-2021, nonprofit boards continue to review their endowment strategies and strategic plans.

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How to Help Professional Athletes Make Their Money Last When They Retire

Sharon L. Klein |
Wealth Planning
Irresistible in attack. Multi sports collage about basketball, American football players and fit running woman. Conceptual photo with running athletes in motion or movement at stadium with sand, smoke

This article was recently published in the July 23, 2021 issue of MarketWatch. In it, Sharon Klein shares her insights on why many professional football players, and athletes in general, don’t enjoy the long-term financial stability of their dreams. While athletes are making more money than ever, they can be financially vulnerable, potentially depriving them of a secure, long-term financial future.

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