Articles to help with your estate planning goals

Articles to help with your estate planning goals from State Farm®.
Preparing a living will & other choices for end-of-life care

Preparing a living will & other choices for end-of-life care

It's not the most pleasant task, but making your preferences known in a living will has to be done.

What is a special needs trust?

What is a special needs trust?

Learn how a special needs trust could help address the lifelong financial needs of an loved one with special needs.

What To Consider When Choosing a Beneficiary

What To Consider When Choosing a Beneficiary

What Factors Should You Consider When Choosing a Beneficiary?

Wills and Trusts: an Estate-Planning Primer

Wills and Trusts: an Estate-Planning Primer

The differences between these common estate planning documents and their functions.

Take Time to Create a Financial Emergency Plan

Take Time to Create a Financial Emergency Plan

It's hard to plan for the worst when times are good, but if a financial emergency strikes, you'll be happy you did.

Building a Special Needs Plan

Building a Special Needs Plan

Planning for the care of your loved ones if you're not there is important. It's critical when you are responsible for an individual with special needs.

What is a special needs trust?

What is a special needs trust?

Learn how a special needs trust could help address the lifelong financial needs of an loved one with special needs.

Today is a Good Day to Start Your Financial Plan

Today is a Good Day to Start Your Financial Plan

Even for goals that seem far off, it's never too early or late to begin financial planning.

Financial Documents:  Should You Save or Shred Them?

Financial Documents:  Should You Save or Shred Them?

When it comes to tax and important documentation, knowing whether to keep it or shred it is important.

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