A Journey Into Estate Planning: The (Basic) Will
August 2, 2017
(First read the introduction post and find links to the other Journey Into Estate Planning posts). In the most basic of cases a Will dictates what you want done with your property after you die, and who should help facilitate those transfers. In other words, your Will states who should get what stuff, and who should [...]
A Journey Into Estate Planning: The Health Care Directive
June 23, 2017
The Health Care Directive (HCD) is a document everyone over the age of 18 should have regardless of marital status, wealth, or health. The HCD directs your doctors and medical professionals as to your wishes if you cannot express them yourself. The HCD goes into effect upon signing it, but is only used if the medical personnel cannot communicate with you.