Estate Planning Basics

What is Estate Planning? Estate planning is the process of deciding what will happen to your estate – all of the things that you own or are responsible for – after you pass away. And while the word estate might conjure images of massive properties and holdings, the truth is that everyone has an estate and everyone needs a plan. Your estate encompasses things like your house, real estate holdings, cars, checking and savings accounts, furniture and other possessions, life insurance, and … [Read more...]