4 Benefits of having an estate plan

Planning for the end of life is a morbid endeavor not many people want to deal with. However, neglecting to do so could mean devastating consequences for your family. If you pass away without an estate plan in California, intestacy succession laws will determine what...

Should you have a Power of Attorney?

You may be prepared for what will happen if you pass away unexpectedly, but have you planned for what would happen if illness or an accident prevented you from making decisions for yourself? A Mandate (also called Power of Attorney) is a key part of estate planning,...

When you should update your estate plan

Even if you had the foresight to make your estate plan at a young age, many life events call for you to make changes to your plan. Life is a constantly changing thing, and adapting to those changes is the best way to prepare for tomorrow. It is no secret how important...

Debunking common myths about estate planning

If you currently view estate planning as a legal burden for the elderly, it’s time for a change of perspective. Think of it instead as a gift of love to your family. Estate planning is the way to ensure that your wishes prevail with regards to your health choices and...