Estate Planning in Your 20s and 30s

Author: Sara Bailey (http://thewidow.net/) Preparing for retirement and undertaking estate planning are crucial and have profound effects on your later quality of life and on your children, if you have any. Deciding how to distribute your assets once your life has concluded empowers you to control your legacy and benefit your loved ones. Many people…

Do You Need a Power of Attorney?

π™Έπš 𝚒𝚘𝚞 πšπš˜πš—’𝚝 πš‘πšŠπšŸπšŽ 𝚊 π™Ώπš˜πš πšŽπš› 𝚘𝚏 π™°πšπšπš˜πš›πš—πšŽπš’ (𝙿𝙾𝙰) πšŠπš—πš 𝚒𝚘𝚞 πš‹πšŽπšŒπš˜πš–πšŽ πš’πš—πšŒπšŠπš™πšŠπšŒπš’πšπšŠπšπšŽπšβ€¦ 𝚊 πš›πšŽπš•πšŠπšπš’πšŸπšŽ, πšπš›πš’πšŽπš—πš, πš˜πš› πš•πš˜πšŸπšŽπš πš˜πš—πšŽ πš πš’πš•πš• πš—πšŽπšŽπš 𝚝𝚘 πš‘πš’πš›πšŽ 𝚊 πšπšžπšŠπš›πšπš’πšŠπš—πšœπš‘πš’πš™ πšŠπšπšπš˜πš›πš—πšŽπš’ πš•πš’πš”πšŽ πš–πš’πšœπšŽπš•πš 𝚝𝚘 πš˜πš™πšŽπš— 𝚊 𝚌𝚊𝚜𝚎 πšŠπš—πš πšŠπšœπš” πšπš‘πšŽ πšŒπš˜πšžπš›πš 𝚝𝚘: Determine that you’re incapacitated; and Ask the Court to name a Guardian to make decisions for you. This…

Estate Planning Guide & Checklist

“Estate planning is for the wealthy.” “I don’t have any assets so is it worth it?” “I don’t want to think of those negative things.” “I don’t have money to pay a lawyer.” “I have my wishes written down on a napkin somewhere.” “My spouse knows my wishes.” “I don’t have time for that.” “My…