Kickstarting your estate plan

By Brent Shaw, Modern Woodmen, Fraternal Financial | m.brent.shaw@mwarep.org

The daunting tasks in life, the ones we don’t like to think about, are often pushed off to be addressed later. What really happens is that a later date doesn’t come. Estate planning can be one of those tasks. Estate plans allow you to think through how, when, and to whom assets will be distributed when you die. There are many angles to look at when planning your estate and will often require several professionals to help you along the way. Here are a few general questions to get you thinking about your estate plan and just how easy getting started can be.

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