Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock lately, you most likely have heard all of the banter and issues going back and forth between Democrats and Republicans. On a daily basis - at all times of the day…it’s all over TV, Radio, Newspapers, and Social Media outlets. These National Media are doing Financial Advisors and Estate Planning Attorneys an incredible favor. Regardless of who you side with politically, there is a great opportunity for you to be the “local” calming force and “go-to” expert … [Read more...] about How the Presidential Elections Can Help You Get in Front of Hundreds of Motivated Prospects: Don’t Miss This Once-Every-4-Years Opportunity
As Election Day 2016 approaches, another important event is coming up this November as well: the annual Fall Summit hosted by the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, Inc. The Fall Summit is a semi-annual event for the Academy, providing an opportunity for both learning and relationship building among members and VIP guests. With more than 40 hours of engaging and informative coursework, the Summit provides continuing legal education for attorneys plus the chance to learn about … [Read more...] about Traveling on Election Day? We’ve Got You Covered!
As you all know, the election is finally over! However, the result is that the situation in Washington is little changed. President Obama has been reelected, with an electoral vote of 332 to 206, and a popular vote of 51% for President Obama and 48% for Governor Romney. The Democrats have a slightly larger majority (+2 seats) in the Senate; the Republicans have a slightly smaller majority (-4 to -9 seats) in the House. As a result, unfortunately, there is no clear view of where things may be … [Read more...] about Election 2012: Estate Tax Implications