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Zev Shalom Brooks

Zev Brooks’s Legal Guides

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  • The Downside to Beneficiary Designations in Avoiding Probate.

    As an estate planner and probate practitioner, it is commonplace to see people take advantage of pay on death designations on their bank accounts and other assets by naming their loved ones as beneficiaries. Beneficiary designations have several advantages and should be utilized ...

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  • ESTATE PLANNING FOR VACATION

    Recently, I was mailed a thick envelope from a client of mine whom I was assisting with her estate plan. I opened her letter to discover she had mailed me the original of a draft living trust I prepared for her, fully executed. She explained she would be on vacation and just want...

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