If you care about your family, you will try and plan your estate early enough to avoid probate. If you procrastinate on it, you will end up leaving your family in turmoil.
Lack of proper estate planning leaves your family arguing about the distribution of the estate, encounter long delays and pay a lot in form of legal costs. You can avoid all these by using the right estate planning tools to make your legacy remain.
Although some of the concepts included in the estate planning process can be complex, the effort is worth the while. This is also the reason why you need to have an estate planning attorney with you when making some of the decisions.
This article looks at what happens to your estate when you don’t plan it properly.