People tend to think estate planning is only for the elderly or for those who have accumulated wealth and assets. This is far from the truth — estate planning is for everyone.
A quick case study:A young couple with two young children where the parents are unexpectedly involved in a fatality. They have no estate planning documents. During a time of great tragedy, difficult decisions will need to be made but without any guidance. Here are some outcomes:
- LACK OF DIRECTION: If there are no health care directivesto tell the survivors their funeral wishes or whether they wanted to be organ donors, the family will have to make all the decisions in a time of crisis.
The purpose of Estate Planning is to provide a smooth, efficient and correct transition of an estate, big or small, at any age. Take the time to plan and protect your family and your assets by contacting Seasons Law, P.C. at (916) 786 – 7515 and scheduling an initial consultation.