When Should I Update My Will?

The first step in protecting your assets and property is creating a will. Once a will is created many will put it in a safe deposit box and never look at it again. This is not doing you any good. It’s best to review your will periodically, especially with your estate planning attorney, to make sure that it is still relevant to your life right now. Let’s take a look at the milestones in life where you should update your will so it is never out of date. [Read more…]

Why Should I Have a Living Will?

There is a misconception that still floats around today that a living will is only needed when a person reaches the age of senior citizen. This cannot be further from the truth. It’s best for any person to have a living will once they reach the legal age of 18. It doesn’t matter if you have a child, if you have a spouse, or if you are sick or healthy. A living will protects quite a bit of your life. Don’t believe the hype? Here are some important reasons why you should have a living will. [Read more…]