The good thing about creating an estate plan is you determine how your assets are distributed to heirs ahead of time. When you pass away, the court has to transfer your cash, property and other personal belongings to the people or organizations you name in the estate.
If you have children and you want to be sure they are cared for when you pass away, then you can establish what is known as a guardianship. This means you can choose who you want to be responsible for your children’s physical, mental and emotional development.
Elder abuse is not limited to physical symptoms. Read up on these 3 types of elder abuse, so you know what to look for with those closest to you.