Whether it's for yourself or someone you love, let us help you get some important planning out of the way.
It might be tough to think about, but it’s better than the alternative: Forcing your family to make very tough decisions when you no longer can. Avoid that fate by helping them complete an Advance Directive, which includes naming a Health Care Proxy, creating a Living Will, Organ Donation. If they already created one, make sure you know where it is. [Dig Deeper: All You Need To Know About Advance Directives]
Regardless of what you’re currently experiencing, it’s always a good time to have an updated Will at the ready. [Dig Deeper: All You Need To Know About Creating A Will]
Apart from legal and medical forms (Will, Life Insurance Policy, POA, Advance Directive…) it’s important to get a handle on all the other paperwork in your life to make things easier in the long run (utilities, banking info, digital accounts and passwords, etc...). [Dig Deeper: All You Need To Know About Organizing Important Documents]
It might be difficult for you to think about a funeral at this point, but it’s your final farewell so if you want to have a say in it let people know. [Dig Deeper: Pre-Planning a Funeral]