Living Wills & Advance Directives: What You Need to Know

What are Advance Directives? In general, Advance Directives are legal documents that allow you dictate your wishes concerning medical treatment. Are there different types of Advance Directives? Yes. There are Advance Healthcare Directives and Advance Mental Health Directives. What is an Advance Healthcare Directive? An Advance Healthcare Directive (commonly known as a “Living Will”) isRead more →

Pet Trusts (Estate Planning for Pets)

Did you know that there are more pets in Seattle than children? And we aren’t the only pet-loving city: there are approximately 80 million pet dogs and cats in the United States alone. In 2015, pet-parents spent over $60 billion caring for their pets. According to the American Pet Products Association, the average annual spending by aRead more →