Many people think estate plans are for the rich and not necessarily famous. After all, most of us don’t have millions of dollars sitting around, with heirs who fight with murderous intent. But you would be surprised at how useful – even essential – an estate plan can be for the average citizen.
Top 5 estate planning mistakes I recently read a report that suggested that only about 20 percent of the population has a formal estate plan. After reviewing the points below, please take a minute to consider whether it’s time for you to create or update your estate plan. Here are a few of the top 5 avoidable estate planning mistakes: 1. Dying without a will or trust – If you die without a will or trust, the state in which you reside and the IRS will […]