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Are Your Grandchildren in your Will

Are Your Grandchildren in Your Will? Five Thoughts to Consider

As an estate planning attorney, when I meet with clients it is always amazing how much grandparents will do for their grandchildren. Grandchildren seem to hold a special place in our hearts. Often as we get a little older and our grandchildren come along, so does

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2017-08-25T19:36:04+00:00 November 30th, 2016|

Why New Parents Need to Think About a Will

One More Thing New Parents Need to Know About: Wills
As a new parent, you have a lot on your mind, including your baby’s future. You are probably thinking about all the wonderful times you will have with your child as you grow older together and you are at the beginning of a great new adventure

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2017-08-29T15:17:17+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Tags: |

Estate Planning Mistakes of the Rich and Famous

Estate Planning Faux Pa’s of the Rich and Famous

Another version of failing to plan that equals planning to fail.

The number of rich and famous people who fail to plan or have inadequate plans for their estates are too numerous to mention:

1.Graucho Marx
Groucho Marx had a will, however he did not have a comprehensive

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2017-08-25T19:45:22+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|

What to do with digital stuff?

We’ve All Got Lots of Stuff: Now There is Digital Stuff

When families prepare an estate plan and I ask for lists of property, very few remember to consider their digital stuff. If you haven’t considered these assets don’t worry – it is not that big of a deal,bur you need to correct it.

What is

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2017-08-29T15:28:40+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Tags: |

I went to school to learn how to keep the State from taking your nest egg!

Attorney Doug Thesenvitz Attends Specialized Education to Better Serve elder Clients
Sioux Falls, South Dakota – September 14, 2016
Attorney Doug Thesenvitz of Thesenvitz & Mickelson, LLP located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota recently attended a specialized course on key legal technical concepts aimed at Medicaid planning and planning for individuals and families in crisis situations. The Elder

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2017-08-25T19:49:17+00:00 September 14th, 2016|
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