At My Life and Wishes, we understand that life, albeit different, still goes on. We want to empower people to get caught up to the digital age which, especially now, becomes imperative to functioning.
We encourage people to organize information so that in strange times, emergencies, and unforeseen situations, they’ll be able to access the most important details of their lives, at the push of a button.
In a perfect world, your end of end-of-life plan will account for everything. Every “i” dotted and every “t” crossed. In reality though, mistakes happen, and it’s often the small stuff that causes the most problems. And these mistakes can wreak havoc on your loved ones! So we’ve compiled a list of the most common and not-so-common pitfalls to avoid.
For many, the word “estate” conjures up thoughts of a sprawling mansion. In reality, it doesn’t matter if you own a mansion or a mobile home. Estate planning is simply a fancy name for a plan to make sure that your property and health care wishes are carried out when you die.
Beneficiaries miss out on life insurance benefits all too often. The odds that you’re owed money from a lost, forgotten or unknown policy are about one in 600.
Besides life insurance, there may be other assets a deceased person might have that family members may be totally unaware of. Without an organized list, your loved ones and beneficiaries may be missing out.