The videos feature 10-minute talks presented by ACTEC Fellows who speak to a live audience highlighting common questions and worse case scenarios that illustrate the value of preparing an estate plan customized to the needs of a family. The speakers offer insights targeted to help families plan and protect their assets and personal well-being and explain terms to help viewers engage in an informed discussion with their lawyer or advisor.
"The video series gives ACTEC a platform to address frequently-asked questions and share the vast experience of our practitioners directly with consumers," said ACTEC President
The inaugural videos in the series feature prominent ACTEC Fellows and
The Most Important Gift
In "Understanding Powers of Attorney," Krooks suggests a Power of Attorney (POA) "is the single most important gift you can give your family and loved ones. Something that will make their lives easier in the event something happens to you." Krooks explains incapacity, how the law varies by State, the Immediate or Durable POA, and whether you need a customized document or not.
Can I Avoid Probate, Taxes, and Creditors
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Established in 1949, ACTEC is a nonprofit association of lawyers and law professors skilled and experienced in the preparation of wills and trusts; estate planning; and probate procedure and administration of trusts and estates of decedents, minors and incompetents. Its more than 2,600 members or "Fellows" practice throughout
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