While death may seem far away for many people, it is never too early to consider creating an estate plan. Adults should all have estate plans, whether or not they have significant wealth or a spouse and children. Below only some of many questions an estate planning lawyer in Greensboro can answer.
Estate plans should be specially tailored to fit your situation and meet your needs and goals. There are many documents that can help you develop a comprehensive and effective estate plan, including:
Each document has its own specific purpose and benefits, and you should discuss with an attorney what documents are right for your estate plan at this stage in your life.
You may think that writing a will simply gives you control over the distribution of your property after you pass away, which is true. However, there are many, many additional benefits of a complete and carefully drafted estate plan. Some benefits include:
If you are 18 or older, it can never hurt to learn about estate planning and consider taking next steps to protect yourself and your family. If you already have an estate plan, it may be time to revisit and update your plan. We can help you in any situation.
Attorney E.J. Boswell handles a wide range of estate planning matters, so please do not wait to call 706.454.0032 or contact us online to learn more today.