Everyone has an estate plan, the one you create with your choices or the one the courts provide where they make the decisions.
An estate plan is a series of documents that give your wishes control of your life, family and assets. Without an estate plan, the courts will get involved and make decision for you, often costing your estate money. Let’s consider decisions you might want to make yourself.
First are issues where you are still alive but incapacitated. You may get into a car accident or have a health issue which either temporarily or permanently takes away your ability to competently [Read more…]