Estate planning for the modern family

Today's families come in many forms. Stepping back to consider who you want protected should tragedy occur can be tough. Whether you have a life partner, lifelong friend, or you're part of a husband-and-wife team with or without kids, a parent or grandparent to biological kids, adopted children, or stepkids, the family tree can have many branches. It's important to act now to help everyone you care about—including your pets.

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Bilal Kaiser

by Bilal Kaiser

Bilal has been writing for LegalZoom since 2008. His areas of interest include entrepreneurship, small business marke...



Updated on: March 26, 2024 · 2 min read

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