Jackie’s Corner


October 4, 2018

What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

What Happens if You Die Without a Will? By Jackie Jacobs Not long ago, I was told about a local community member who recently passed away […]
October 4, 2018

Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way By Jackie Jacobs Despite the many important and emotional benefits derived from having an up–to–date will, many wealthy, well-educated, […]
October 4, 2018

You May be Gone, but Your Money Lives on Through Planned Giving

You May be Gone, but Your Money Lives on Through Planned Giving By Jackie Jacobs Would you like to continue supporting your favorite charity, synagogue or […]
October 4, 2018

Like a Tree

Like a Tree By Jackie Jacobs A charitable gift annuity is like a fruit tree in at least five respects. First, a tree keeps yielding fruit […]
October 4, 2018

The Ethical Will of Joyce Garver Keller

The Ethical Will of Joyce Garver Keller There is a lovely Jewish custom of writing what is referred to as an ethical will. Originally an oral […]
October 4, 2018

Every Check, a Reminder

Every Check, a Reminder By Jackie Jacobs The Columbus Jewish Foundation’s charitable gift annuity program appeals to many donors for several reasons. First, the annuity payments […]
October 4, 2018

Guest Column – Expanding the Benefits of IRA Rollovers

Expanding the Benefits of IRA Rollovers By Marcia J. Wexberg, Esq. Prince Rogers Nelson, the musical giant known as Prince, died suddenly last April at age […]
October 4, 2018

Five Reasons to Take the Endowment Path

Five Reasons to Take the Endowment Path By Jackie Jacobs There are many ways to establish an endowment fund. Some donors get started during life and […]
October 4, 2018

Will Contests and Dysfunctional Families

Will Contests and Dysfunctional Families Do You Have a Difficult Family? A businessman with a $2.5 billion estate passed away in 1976. He was single and […]