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The many benefits of a trust in Georgia estate planning

Estate planning can be a complicated process. Of course, you want to ensure that your loved ones and family members will have access to assets after you pass on. You also probably want to make sure certain assets go to certain people. You may have minor children, special needs family members or even beloved pets who require care after you die. A trust is an ideal way to provide for all of those concerns.

Have your aging parents created a health power of attorney?

No one wants to think about their parents getting older, losing mental clarity and slowly dying. However, aging and the physical and mental deterioration that come with it are a part of life. If you're worried about the health and mental capacity of your aging parents, it may be time to talk with them about creating a specific power of attorney to deal with health issues in the future.

Creating a special needs trust to protect an autistic child

A few decades ago, Down syndrome was one of the most common forms of special needs in the United States. With one in 700 live births resulting in a child with Down syndrome, it was common enough to be known without being very likely to impact any given family. These days, Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are the most common form of special needs in the United States. As many as one out of 68 children in the country have some form of this condition.

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