Confused About ‘Estate Planning’? We Get It.

Lindsay M. Harris, JD
Confused about estate planning

74% of Americans describe estate planning as ‘confusing’. We get it. The word itself is vague and the tools used are applied differently in different situations. Part of what makes estate planning confusing is the misconception about what it does and who it is for.

  • 47% of Americans believe Estate Planning is only for those who are wealthy
  • 49% of Americans believe their assets are too low of value to need an estate plan
  • Only 3% of Americans even mentioned a “trust” as a primary estate planning tool
  • 61% of Americans say that a will is enough to meet their needs

The problem? These are all BIG misconceptions that can result in thousands of wasted dollars, time, and chaos when issues do arise in your family. The good news? 76% of Americans know they need an expert attorney to guide them through the estate planning process. Don’t wait for a problem to arise or until it is too late. 100% of our families get the information they need to make the right decision for their loved ones. Give us a call at 605-777-1772 to schedule your no cost initial consult to see if we are a good fit. Inform. Educate. Empower.

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