It is impossible to predict the future, but there are certain steps you can take to minimize complications and take the mystery out of what will happen down the road. One way to do this is by estate planning. This is a smart step for Arizona readers of all income levels and financial status, but for many, this is a stressful prospect.
You may be ready to create an estate plan in order to provide for your loved ones after your death and protect yourself in the event you become incapacitated. You probably think that all you will need is a last will and testament and some powers of attorney. While it is true that you probably need those documents, you may want to consider a trust as well.