For most people, there are four main estate planning issues that are of concern during a divorce: How assets are divided now, and how they will be distributed after deathRe-designation of beneficiariesWhether your spouse will still make decisions for you in the event you become incapacitatedControl and management of certain assets Couples contemplating a divorce…

It is estimated that one-third of American children live in a single-parent household, and single parents are well advised to create an estate plan that provides protection for their children. Having an estate plan can also provide you with welcome peace of mind. Here are the elements of an estate plan designed to help you…