How Divorce Changes Your Beneficiary Designations–Or Doesn’t

I’ve spent some time on my soapbox reminding people to keep their beneficiary designations up to date. The Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, has provided some reinforcement on that point in Estate of Merritt v. Wachter, a decision that was released last week. In this case, Mr. Merritt had a rollover IRA, and he … Read more