Asset Protection en Seven Ways to Help Your Client Prepare For a Divorce <div class="node-body gallery-body">Before your client moves forward and announces his intentions, you should first take steps to arm him with necessary information (both financial and custodial related) to ensure that he’s are in a position of strength when negotiating the finality of his marriage</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asset Protection Client Relations Mon, 14 Sep 2015 12:37:00 +0000 990021 at Should I Invest in Turkish Bonds or Florida Swampland? <div class="node-body article-body">Time to talk turkey about investment scams.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kansas & Missouri Estate Planning Asset Protection Asset Management Fri, 28 Aug 2015 13:00:00 +0000 978911 at Copyright Joe Raedle, Getty Images Military Families More Likely to Consult Advisors <div class="node-body blog-body">Military families are significantly more likely to exhibit good financial behaviors than civilian families, according to the First Command Financial Behaviors Index.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets People Blogs Asset Protection Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Tue, 11 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 964041 at How O.J. Simpson and Lance Armstrong Protected Their Millions <div class="field-byline"> Martin Walsh </div> <div class="field-deck"> Tax advantages aside, retirement assets remain an extremely important part of an investor’s financial plan. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tax advantages aside, retirement assets remain an extremely important part of an investor’s financial plan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asset Protection Estate Planning Retirement Planning Wealth Planning Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:24:00 +0000 959071 at Britney Spears' Conservatorship Maintained for Lifetime <div class="node-body article-body">We all remember that time when happily married pop sensation Britney Spears suddenly transformed into a bald, umbrella-wielding divorcee.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry People Asset Protection High Net Worth Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:09:00 +0000 958711 at <p>Even though Britney Spears made $14 million last year, and gained back custody of her children, the conservatorship remains in place.</p> Copyright Ethan Miller, Getty Images Seven Things Savvy Expat Investors Need to Know About FATCA <div class="node-body gallery-body">David McKeegan, co-founder of Greenback Expat Tax Services in Hong Kong, shares his insight on the FATCA filing requirements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asset Protection Estate Planning High Net Worth Mon, 13 Jul 2015 15:51:00 +0000 942561 at Is a Reverse Mortgage Right For You? <div class="node-body article-body">While reverse mortgage might be a reasonable solution for some seniors, for many it is a bad financial decision, for a number of reasons. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Idaho Estate Planning Asset Protection Insurance Estate Planning Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:06:00 +0000 936631 at AlexRaths/iStock/Thinkstock FATCA And The New Era of Global Transparency <div class="field-byline"> Gregory Taggart </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With a global standard for sharing information on individual accounts and assets with governments now in effect, taxes are about to get much more complex for clients with foreign accounts. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Taxes Asset Protection Family Business Wed, 24 Jun 2015 09:05:00 +0000 928431 at gofotograf/iStock/Thinkstock New Reporting Requirement for Foreign Assets <div class="field-deck"> Failure to file by June 30 deadline could result in $25,000 penalty </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Surprise! The U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) has issued a new reporting requirement (BE-10) for individuals, trusts, estates and small businesses with certain foreign assets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Legal Asset Protection Public Tue, 23 Jun 2015 12:48:00 +0000 927891 at Seven Money Moves Financially Savvy Couples Should Make <div class="field-byline"> Mary Beth Storjohann </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Did you know that disagreements around finances can raise your risk of divorce? It’s not unsurprising when you think about it — and you may even have personal experience with this fact if you’ve seen friends or family members struggle to work in financial harmony with their spouses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Trust Asset Protection Family Business Estate Planning Tue, 16 Jun 2015 12:00:00 +0000 920591 at Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images