Oct 062011
 
Steve Jobs Dies, Reminds Us All Of The Value Of Estate Planning

Steve Jobs, a great American innovator and the visionary who built Apple into a global technology leader from a California garage, died yesterday at the age of 56.  Jobs had a history of well-documented health problems starting with an incident of pancreatic cancer in 2004.  His health had been a controversial topic for years and a deep concern to Apple fans and investors. Jobs is believed to have left an estate valued at approximately 7 billion dollars.  While details of how the estate will be handled have yet to surface, it is a good bet that extensive estate planning was More…