Why Do I Need an Estate Plan?
You need an estate plan because there’s no such thing as a simple estate.
Life events that are completely outside of your control can turn your estate into a nightmare for your loved ones if you don’t have a well-crafted estate plan. Don’t let divorces, predators, lawsuits, bankruptcy, and taxes destroy your legacy.
Asset preservation is critical for your long-term comfort and peace of mind. Life unfolds unpredictably and anyone can end up sitting on the losing side of a lawsuit or a creditor’s claim.
We help you put order into your life and prepare your legacy for any scenario that can arise in the future, including your incapacity.
If you die without an estate plan, your legacy will go to your “heirs at law”. Who are your heirs at law? The short answer is, “it’s complicated.”
Texas law usually results in odd fractional interests and property going to people you never intended to share your legacy with. Even if you want your legacy to go to your heirs at law, an estate plan can make that process much easier for your loved ones or avoid the legal process altogether.
Our estate plans secure your legacy and set out how your property will be managed and transferred to your beneficiaries after you pass. Hunter Sargent, PLLC estate plans significantly reduce the delay, expense, potential taxes, and fees that your heirs would face without an estate plan.