Estate Planning When Tragedy Strikes
Our amount of time on this earth is unpredictable.
As the average life expectancy continues to rise, most Americans feel like they have all the time in the world before they need to focus on something as unsettling as their own death.
But, what if something tragic happens? What if you or someone you love is in a horrible accident?
If you assume that your family will carry out your wishes when it comes to the custody of your children, that isn't good enough. Without a legal document, your wishes mean nothing.
Suddenly, getting your affairs in order becomes a top priority.
Here is a short list of how to organize and what to consider when compiling the details of your financial life.
Take the time to gather this information for your loved ones. It will save them some heartache and frustration should anything happen to you or your family.