In this issue of our Estate Planning Newsletter

Can GRITs, GRATs and GRUTs Help You?

Grantor retained income trusts, grantor retained annuity trusts and grantor retained unitrusts reduce the amount of your estate that’s subject to gift tax, among many other benefits. However, the impact of these tricky trusts varies widely from case to case. Click through to see whether these strategies can benefit your estate.

What You Don’t Know About Estate Planning

Do you know what estate planning really is? Some people think it’s only for the very wealthy, or that they don’t have to worry about it until they’re old—but those are misconceptions! Click through for the real facts on estate planning.

All About Choosing a Nursing Home

It’s not a discussion that anyone enjoys having, but sooner or later, many people will need to choose a nursing home for themselves or a loved one. Click through to find out what questions to ask before making this major decision.

What To Know About Elder Scams

The elderly may be especially susceptible to scams. What can you do to protect an aged parent or other older loved one? Click through to learn about the kinds of cons that are out there so you can recognize the signs.

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