Estate Planning Attorney
At Prudent Planning Legal, PLLC
we offer a wide range of estate planning services to help you protect your future in Puyallup & Gig Harbor.
Many people think that estate planning (Wills, Trusts, Durable Powers of Attorney, etc.) is something you only need to do when you are elderly However, it is also very important to do if you have children under 18, so that you can provide for them if something...
There is a lot of confusion regarding Wills and Trusts. Is one better than the other? How can you avoid probate? Can you have a Will with a Trust? Can you have a Trust with a Will? Do you need both? Let’s start off by discussing what each document is.A...
Puyallup Law Office
802 39th Ave SW #5, Puyallup, WA 98373
Gig Harbor Law Office
4221 Harborview Dr., Gig Harbor, WA 98332
Estate Planning Frequently Asked Questions
What is estate planning?
Estate planning is the process of planning for incapacity through documents such as Wills, Durable Powers of Attorney, and Health Care Directives (Living Wills)
What are the essential estate planning documents?
The essential documents everyone needs no matter their situation are a Will, Durable Power of Attorney, and Living Will (Advanced Directive).
Do I need a trust?
It really depends on your situation. There are many different types of trusts for different purposes. The most common is a Revocable Living Trust, which can be a useful way to avoid probate.