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Estate Planning: The Perfect New Year’s Resolution for 2019!

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At the beginning of every year, we set goals that we want to accomplish or live by throughout the year; “new year resolutions” as we know them to be. About 66% of people enter the New Year without resolutions. What is amazing is that of the 44% that do make resolutions, most of them almost never get to see the end of the year. According to statistics, about 83% of people break their resolutions within the first 3months of the year and only 11% see their resolutions through. It’s okay, we all have at some point in our lives done this.What is unforgivable though is living without an estate plan. A goal that addresses your financial, charitable, insurance, retirement and succession plan should top the list of your resolutions this year. If you are going to create an estate plan and leave instructions over the distribution and management of your estate, then, the most important planning tool is communication. If your wishes are not communicated adequately then it can divide a family foreve…