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Join Us to Raise Money for the Walk to End Alzheimers

Join us at the Beltline Bar in Grand Rapids for a great meal and to help us raise money and awareness for the Walk to End Alzheimers. On Wednesday, August 22 from 4-8 p.m., 15% of your in-house food and beverage purchases will go to support the Walk To End Alzheimers. WHEN: Wednesday, August 22, 4 to 8 p.m. WHERE: Beltline Bar 16 28th St SE Grand Rapids (616) 454-0494 This flyer MUST be presented to the staff when paying your guest...

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The Importance of Considering Cryptocurrency During Estate Planning

 The Importance of Considering Cryptocurrency During Estate Planning from The Law Offices of David L. Carrier What Happens to Your Digital Money After You Die? In simple terms, if you’ve invested in Bitcoin, Ethereum or any of the other available cryptocurrencies, whatever sum of money you’ve amassed could be lost if you were to pass away without providing the means to access your crypto wallet. This happens more often than you might think. A...

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Does an “I Love You” Will Really Show Your True Affection?

A will is a legal document that lets you tell the world who should receive your assets after your death. An “I Love You” Will basically states, I leave everything to my spouse first and then to our children equally. In real life this type of Will can become anything but loving. Marge and Walter have three wonderful children, Beth, Dave and Mark. Beth lives locally, in Rockford, and helps Mom and Dad out all the...

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How to Get Ahead of Alzheimer’s Disease

In the U.S. an estimated 5.4 million people are living with Alzheimer’s disease Are Your Legal Documents In Order? How can anyone know the true devastation of Alzheimer’s unless you have had a loved one affected by the disease? In Michigan, there are 180,000 people aged 65 and older with Alzheimer’s. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, they expect that number to grow 22% by the year 2025. The need to plan while you are well and able...

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Charitable Giving Under the New Tax Law

President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law on December 22, 2017. While the new legislation redefined the tax brackets and eliminated personal deductions, it also changed the rules for charitable giving. Here are some of the changes you need to know in order to plan your donations appropriately for the upcoming year.

The History and Facts of Estate Tax

Estate tax in the U.S. is a contentious topic, and legislation surrounding estate taxes often fluctuates depending on the current political climate. This has caused estate tax to take many forms over the decades. In any case, it’s a good to know what you’re dealing with and how to handle it, so you can be better prepared when planning your own estate.

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Does Your Trust Really Work?

Have Your Family Trust Reviewed By An Expert Why not have your family trust reviewed by a highly trained, expert trust attorney free of charge? Over 300 families meet with our attorneys every year to go over what they already have in place and consider making updates.  Some families have questions about their existing Trust documents. Recently a married couple came in for their free trust review.  Mom and Dad made a will and revocable trust...

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Chef’s Specialty Event

We are a proud sponsor of this event supporting Meals On Wheels Western Michigan. Chef’s Specialty is one of Meals on Wheels Western Michigan’s signature events. This evening event is a time for our closest supporters and new friends to come together in a fun atmosphere to support seniors living healthy and independently in their own homes. This event has over 250 attendees and offers a cocktail reception with hors d’oeuvres, a cooking demonstration from...

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Join Us for “A Night of Shopping” Benefiting The Walk To End Alzheimer’s

The Law Offices of David L. Carrier are hosting 'A Night of Shopping' open house to raise funds for The Walk to End Alzheimer's. Join the community and shop to your hearts content. This event is free to attend. 10% of all purchases go directly to support the Alzheimer’s Association. Invite your friends, family, neighbors! Find these and other outstanding direct selling retailers. Premier Designs Inc. Style Dots Touchstone Crystal by Swarovski Tupperware LulaRoe Thirty-One Mary Kay ...

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