Estate Planning

Lillian Schumacher Receives Don and Chris Bickle Philanthropy Award

April 10, 2024

Schumacher generously supported
area health care, education, and
religious charities throughout her life.

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The View From Here

April 10, 2024
Red Volkswagen Bug

Chances are you’re not familiar with the brothers, Tom and James Monaghan, but I’d bet you’re familiar with the company they founded in 1960:

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Paul and Virginia Miller Society

November 10, 2023
Paul and Virginia Miller

Miller Society members have expressed a lifelong commitment to the health of western Kansas.

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Bequest of IRA

June 23, 2023

Given this massive potential taxation of your IRA, many persons have decided to leave other assets to family members that have much more favorable tax treatment and to leave a bequest of the IRA to charity.

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Will or Revocable Trust?

March 31, 2023

Should I have a will or a revocable trust? This has sometimes been called the John Wayne problem and the Bing Crosby solution.

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Legacy Planning

November 11, 2022

You want to make sure your heirs are well-provided for, but there’s so much more to it. Beneficiaries, power of attorney, estate taxes, gift tax, trusts, wills – it can all be overwhelming and easy to put off.

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The View From Here

June 14, 2022

I’ve never been a big pro baseball fan, but I’ve been to enough games to appreciate the appeal. There’s so much to see and experience:

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Free Charitable Gift & Estate Planning

March 9, 2022

NW Kansas Gives represents an effort to educate NW Kansas residents and encourage thoughtful, planned charitable gifts as a part of overall estate planning.

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Lillian Schumacher – Legacy of Humility and Generosity

December 31, 2021

Lillian’s Fund has been established for the purpose of providing for the health of our region. It is our hope that her gift will inspire other individuals, organizations, and businesses to become a part of Lillian’s humble spirit of giving through contributions to Lillian’s Fund at the HaysMed Foundation.

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The View From Here

December 31, 2021

As we gather with family and friends over the coming weeks, I encourage you to visit with your loved ones about traditions, family values, and the good deeds and organizations with which you’ve become involved in your lifetime.

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