Attorney Misty Watson joined Christine Buck on St. Louis’ KPLR-11 News in a discussion on why estate planning isn’t just for the rich and famous.
Estate planning is more than just writing a will. Estate planning makes sure your wishes are followed at end of life regarding custody of children or distribution of assets. It also sets up powers of attorney in the event you are not able to make your own medical or financial decisions. Proper planning can also end up saving your family money by reducing estate taxes and probate costs.
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For additional information on the importance of planning your estate, read Misty’s blog post “Estate Planning – Why It’s Important for You.”