Planning your estate must be taken seriously, but this is one reason why some people might put off the planning process. It is very easy to think that you have plenty of time left to get a will and other components of the estate plan hashed out. This may not be the case, since “life is what happens when we are busy making other plans,” as a famous song counsels. We can help to make the estate planning process as easy as possible on you.
Thinking about what goals you have for your estate is the start of getting the estate plan started. You need to decide if you are going to provide for your children or if you want to support a favorite charity. Maybe you want to do both. By informing us of the goals of your estate, we can enlighten you as to the avenues available for their materialization.
We understand that you might not be ready to think about some of the difficult decisions. One choice that some people have to make is what is going to happen with their children and their pets when they pass away. Getting a plan made for this now can ensure that you have the legal documents you need so that your plan can come to fruition when it matters most.
You should remember that you will need to review your estate plan periodically once it is created. This gives you a chance to determine if there are any changes that need to be made. We can help you to update the plan accordingly.