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Do I Have to Pay Off Husband’s Debts after He Dies?

Losing your spouse is a painful, confusing time, but add to that repeated calls from an aggressive debt collector and a bad situation suddenly can get even worse.
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Who Should I Name as Trustee?

You created your revocable living trust to hold your assets. You did so because of the probate avoidance and other benefits. You may have included sophisticated tax-planning provisions in your trust.
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What to Do with an Inherited IRA?

 December 16, 2021 |
Some inherited assets are tax-friendly, but under new rules, others come with a hefty tax bill. We help you get the most out of a legacy.
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Can You Refuse an Inheritance?

 December 14, 2021 |
What happens if you are named an heir in an estate but you don’t want it? Does it go the person’s children if you reject the inheritance?
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What Foods Help as I Age?

As we age, the foods we eat can greatly affect our fitness, appearance, quality of life and disease risk.
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Estate Planning for your child age 18+

Picture this…your child is in the hospital, but the on-call doctor won’t talk to you let alone allow you to weigh in on medical decisions. While hospitalized, your child’s bills are going unpaid because you can’t access their accounts—potentially wreaking havoc on their financial credit. Why? Because they’re over the age of 18.
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When Should I Consult with an Elder Law Attorney?

Here’s what you need to consider, when looking to hire an elder law attorney.
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Medicare Prices Will Increase Next Year

Premiums and deductibles for s individuals with this traditional Medicare health insurance coverage are jumping for the new year, the federal government announced Nov. 12.
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How to Approach Parents about Estate Planning

If you have a parent over the age of, say, 65, thoughts about their future may have started to creep into your mind. However, because end-of-life planning can be emotional and overwhelming, it’s tempting to put these conversations off—and even more pleasing to avoid them altogether.
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How to Protect Family Savings in light of Tax Law Changes?

 December 3, 2021 |
Under the new Biden administration, the president has made his intentions clear about the potential to change the tax code.
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Law Firm of Benjamin Eckman
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1767 Morris Ave., Suite 314
Union, NJ 07083

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73 Mt. View Blvd., Wayne, NJ 07470
(973)709-0909

1 University Drive, Suite 609
Hackensack, NJ 07601

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1767 Morris Ave., Suite 314
Union, NJ 07083

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73 Mt. View Blvd., Wayne, NJ 07470
(973)709-0909

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1 University Drive, Suite 609
Hackensack, NJ 07601

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