Sustaining Wealth Over a Lifetime: Advice for the Next Generation

Rachel Ling, CFP® |
Emerald GEMs

Nov. 2, 2021—Regardless of when you receive an inheritance or earn your income, sustaining wealth over your lifetime takes deliberate planning. It is important to follow a budget that is carefully designed to help you achieve your goals. In today’s podcast, Wealth Planning Analyst Rachel Ling of Wilmington Trust’s Emerald Family Office & Advisory, discusses smart budgeting strategies to help your money last throughout your lifetime.


Lessons from the Tax Court Decision in the Estate of Michael Jackson

Sharon L. Klein |
Wealth Planning
A red carpet is traditionally used to mark the route taken by heads of state on ceremonial and formal occasions

It’s a Thriller! What is a celebrity’s name and image worth after they die? Michael Jackson’s name and image was valued on his estate tax return at ~$2,000, by the IRS on audit at ~$435 million and by the Tax Court at ~$4 million. In this September 14, 2021 podcast hosted by ACTEC, Fellows Sharon Klein and Tom Abendroth discuss the implications of this landmark case, explore planning techniques to minimize taxes and review the status of post-mortem publicity rights across the country.