Estate Planning in Raleigh For the New Year!
Welcome back! In our last post, we talked about estate planning in Raleigh NC and how important it is to make sure you start the new year off right by making sure you have an estate plan and, if you have one, make sure it's updated and ready for 2015.
By making a commitment to plan your estate in 2015, and keeping it updated with the start of every year, you're doing yourself and your family a great favor. You'll be able to rest assured that your possessions and financials will be taken care of in the way that you wish, upon your death. Your family and loved ones won't have to deal with the legal process of probate. Probate is the legal administering of your estate, through the court. and a judge. It can take a year or more to settle and might also cost your family more than they're ready to afford, as well.
Estate planning in Raleigh usually includes establishing the following:
- Guardianship of Children
- Medical Power of Attorney
- Financial Power of Attorney
- Funeral Arrangements
- Funeral Expenses
- Nursing Home Funds
- State Taxes, if necessary
Getting started with an estate plan is easier than you think. It involves contacting a lawyer in Raleigh NC, setting up a consultation and then talking with the lawyer about estate planning in Raleigh NC and what is needed to custom fit your needs.
If you're ready to make estate planning in Raleigh NC your New Year's priority, contact Eldreth Law Firm, PC. We will gladly set up a consultation with you to begin the process.
Eldreth and Eldreth PLLC | Estate Planning in Raleigh NC
As always, feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns you may have about estate planning. Also contact us to schedule a consultation if you have yet to start estate planning in Raleigh NC. It's never too early to make plans for your wishes upon death. In addition, our lawyer in Raleigh NC is here to help you with all your legal matters, whether it be estate planning, trademarking, copyrighting, or DWI issues.