For most people, the term "estate planning" means deciding who will receive their possessions after they die. It seems like something that there is plenty of time to think about later, and there is always something more pressing to do today. As a result, estate planning gets put off longer and longer—sometimes until it's too late.
The truth is that estate planning is about much more than giving away assets, and that you need an estate plan while you are alive, not just in anticipation of death. The real purpose of an estate plan is to give you control over what happens to you and your assets, and to give you peace of mind.
Estate planning is not just for the wealthy or elderly. If you are an adult, you need an estate plan if:
In short, estate planning provides peace of mind for you, so you know that whatever happens, your wishes will be known and honored and your family provided for. Estate planning also extends peace of mind to those you love most. They will not have to worry about what will happen to them if something happens to you, and they will be able to confidently carry out the wishes that you have made known.
Now that you understand why you should have an estate plan, LaMonica Law Firm LLC is ready to help you design an estate plan based on your unique circumstances. Attorney Carlo LaMonica has devoted his entire legal career to Pennsylvania estate planning. At LaMonica Law Firm, we are committed to helping you create an estate plan customized to your needs in a responsive, comfortable environment.
We know that thinking about estate planning can be stressful. We work with you to make it a positive experience that will help you and your loved ones breathe easier.
We invite you to learn more about our estate planning practice. We have two office locations conveniently located in the Minooka area of Scranton and on Market Street in Kingston. LaMonica Law Firm works with clients throughout NEPA, including Lackawanna, Luzerne, Wayne, Wyoming, and Susquehanna Counties.
Contact us today to get the conversation started. We look forward to working with you.
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