Importance of Estate Planning
“It took my husband Mike's heart attack to force us to recognize the need for having an estate plan. It was not smart. You are smarter than that. Create an estate plan today.”
The time to have an estate plan really begins the moment you have assets that need to be distributed, but most people put off this important task. There are more than ten good reasons to talk with an estate planning attorney and get your estate plan in order, says the article “Top ten reasons to create an estate plan today” from OakPark.com, but these ten should be compelling enough to get you started.
Don't Wait for an Emergency to Plan
Protecting Your Minor Children
Fair Distribution of Assets
Avoiding Premature Inheritance Issues
Strengthening Relationships Through Estate Planning
Demonstrating Love and Commitment
Building Trust with Key Individuals
Ensuring Involvement in Your College-Age Children's Health Care
Adapting to Changing Circumstances
New Laws Make Estate Planning More Accessible
Facing Mortality and Being Prepared
Utilizing Extra Time to Plan for the Future
Contact our estate planning lawyers, and get it done. There’s no time like the present.
Reference: OakPark.com (April 15, 2020) “Top ten reasons to create an estate plan today”
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