Attorney-CPA Joe Cordell is back with another solo episode! This week on Life’s Third Act, Mr. Cordell is diving into the basics of asset protection. What is it, how does it help you, and how do you get started?
The way that asset protection is generally understood relates to the question of how you protect the property that you have accumulated from being taken during lawsuits of various types be it personal injury cases, creditors, and beyond. Safeguarding your personal assets is important as to ensure you are not leaving them vulnerable to potential threats. Mr. Cordell gives an overview of the general rules of asset protection and helps to identify some of the common tools that are used from the most exotic to the most simple. Structuring the ownership of your assets to safeguard them from potential future risks is one of the most practical and simple ways to protect yourself from taxation, seizure, and other losses.
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