My clients often tell me that they intended to get their estate plan done sooner, but . . .
A. Your estate plan consists of all the tools by which you communicate your directions and wishes if you become incapacitated or die.
B. The core elements are:
A. Your will is a written document in which you direct:
A. “Nonprobate” assets are controlled not by your will but instead by your beneficiary designation, deed, or other contractual arrangement.
B. Be sure you review these items with your estate planning attorney:
A. Small estate: