Is Your Advisor Putting Your Best Interest First?

Jeffrey C. Wolken |
Wealth Planning
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Understanding the importance of working with a fiduciary.  Fiduciaries are responsible for acting in the best interest of the individuals they serve, and are entrusted with a high standard of care. A corporate fiduciary provides experience and objectivity needed to manage family trusts for the long term.Establishing a trusted relationship with an experienced fiduciary is critical to helping you preserve and protect your wealth for generations to come.

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Intentional Inheritance Planning

Marguerite C. Weese |
Wealth Planning
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Learn best practices to help families overcome fears of demotivation.Many wealth holders fear that the anticipation of inherited wealth will demotivate or disempower family members.The idea of discussing wealth transfer and inheritance issues can be daunting, but the rewards can prove significant when family members work together to improve communication and strengthen trust.

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Putting the “Family” in Family Philanthropy

Carol G. Kroch |
Wealth Planning
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How to use family philanthropy as a vehicle for transmitting values and working together multigenerationally.  Family philanthropy involving multiple generations starts with a charitable plan that includes the family’s needs, interests, assets, and goals.A family needs to think not only about its portfolio of assets, but also its portfolio of interests, and what they hope to achieve from their family philanthropy.

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