Is estate planning on your to-do list this year (or the last few years) but you haven’t gotten around to it? Now is the time!
Many of us have goals of what we want to accomplish in life and I’m sure the most important ones are centered around our family and their future.
We can easily set aside the estate planning process because it’s a difficult topic to think about and plan for. But it can be one of the best things you can do to protect your loved ones, your health, and your money.
To get estate planning off your to-do list, here are some things to get started with:
Consider your children - Estate planning helps you protect your children throughout their lifetimes.
Consider your health
Review beneficiary designations
Make it a priority to accomplish your goals and have a plan in place or update your estate if needed. A well-thought out plan is an invaluable gift that keeps on giving to you and your family.
"You don't have to see the whole staircase; just take the first step." ~Martin Luther King, Jr.
Planning for the future can be quite overwhelming. It's hard to see the future and plan exactly what will take place in case something happens to you. And this could possibly be holding you back from planning your future. But just taking that first step will make it easier and worthwhile as things fall into place, questions get answered and the burden will become lighter as you have a peace of mind that your loved ones will be taken care of.
About the Author
Christine Chung, Esq.