Estate planning is something every adult should do.
It is important to have a will so that your wishes will go into effect at your death.
Periodically you are going to want to go through your list of heirs, representatives, guardians, trustees or executors.
You can pick who will be making medical decisions for you if you have an injury or other condition that renders you unable to make those decisions for yourself.
Probate is the legal process that determines how your estate is settled after your death.
When you think about estate planning, you most likely think about providing for your family members after your death.