Why Does Everyone Need an Estate Plan?
“Accidents happen. Illnesses can strike anyone unexpectedly. So, take a moment to get a few basic estate planning tasks out of the way. You—and the people you love—will be glad you did.”
Turning 65 in 2020? Some Pointers for a Special Year
“Turning 65 is a major milestone for many Americans, as it is the traditional age at which they start thinking seriously about retirement.”
Why a Will Is the Foundation of an Estate Plan
“If you care about what happens to your money, home, and other property after you die, you need to do some estate planning.”
Simple Mistakes to Avoid in Estate Planning
“Preparing an estate plan is like getting a physical. We know responsible adults have it done but choosing to do it yourself is just not appealing.”
Be Prepared Because the Future Comes Sooner Than You Think
“How many of us are reading this and know the importance of having ‘our affairs in order,’ yet haven’t done so ourselves? Having your medical and legal wishes known are important for any of us, regardless of our age.”
Mark Twain’s Estate Plan Went South, Despite His Efforts
“I came in with Halley’s Comet in 1835. It is coming again next year, and I expect to go out with it. The Almighty has said, no doubt: ‘Now here are these two unaccountable freaks, they came together, they must go out together.’”
A Decision Will Be Made about Your Assets
Do you want a say in where your assets go, or do you want to leave it to the state to decide?
Dementia Can Become a Reality
When the warning signs appear, it is important to push forward in preparing for the aging process.
Living Trusts and Living Wills are Good Options for Estate Plan
Medical Advance Directives can direct how you want your health care provided.
There are Many Possibilities in Life So Plan Ahead
You may win the lottery, but you may also have to battle a flood.