The internet is full of articles on estate planning that include lists of common mistakes people make, but they often talk about the same things. Here are some less commonly mentioned, but equally important, things for you to consider.
Are you surprised with all the benefits that you can get through estate planning? Don’t be afraid to get started. It might look hard on the surface, but you will soon get the hang of it. To help you get started, you can pick up a book about digital vault like Smart Tips for Estate Planning by Marvin Toy and Jim Yih. It will give you instructions that are easy to read and to follow. You will learn about having a will or a living trust. If you have children and assets, it is important for you to have this in place to ensure that your assets are in the right hands and to ensure the future of your children.
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Last week, I prepared a roasted chicken in mom’s slow cooker. I’m not certain of its age, but would venture to say it’s a 1970s model. As I placed the bird in the pot, I remembered this was the same meal I had made for her on Mother’s Day; just a month before she died. She said it was the best chicken she had ever eaten.
When creating a trust, the most important choice you have is choosing who will be the person to oversee your trust. This means providing the duties of the person regarding property and monetary belongings. Some of the duties include letting companies know of the death and distributing assets to the beneficiaries of the will. These issues are sensitive and can be easily handled by the estate trusts and wills. Miami has this available for you.
However, I have managed to spoil them rather badly and one cat, my Boots, is a special needs critter that requires a special female touch, as he does not like males very much. So finding the right person(s) to take over the task I have started, is going to require some searching and decision making, which I have already begun.
I know this is not something we like to think about, but if you really care for your pet, advance planning is really the thing to do for your peace of mind and for the health and welfare of your pet.