While dealing with the emotional loss of a loved one, you also face the burden of managing the intricacies of the deceased’s affairs. Learn how the Family Love Letter can help.
Inflation influences Fed policy, and both impact stock prices. Our analysis of equity performance during various regimes may surprise you.
Learn more about the Family Love Letter as an important estate planning tool in this complimentary webinar by PBMares experts.
It should come as little surprise that Congress seeks ways to generate revenue given current spending levels. So what has been proposed and how might it affect high net worth estate and gift planning?
Lately, there have been several stories regarding the possibility that the U.S. economy is in a stock market bubble. It seems whenever there are extended time periods with high growth, the word bubble appears and investors start to become uneasy. So, what are bubbles and should we be concerned with them?
Taking steps now to transfer your physical stock to electronic will take a considerable burden off of your executor. Plus, if you are able to transfer your physical stock while you are alive, you may also be able to retitle said stock and avoid probate.
What happens if any of your primary or contingent beneficiaries pass away before you? If your intent is to leave behind a legacy for that particular beneficiary’s heirs, adding the Per Stirpes designation may be advantageous.
Open Enrollment season is upon us, and for many employees, it is time to enroll in company benefits for the upcoming year.
Since the SECURE Act passed in December of 2019, several clients have reached out regarding the so-called “10 Year Rule” which stipulates all retirement assets must be distributed to certain beneficiaries within 10 years of the client’s passing.
High-quality municipal bonds have long played a key role as a source of stability and tax-exempt income in a well-diversified portfolio.