Do you worry about what will happen to your children if you are no longer around? Do you wonder about the medical care you will receive if you are not able to express your wishes? In these troubled times we all worry about protecting our families. Monticello Women of Today will be hosting a free seminar in honor of Estate Planning Awareness Week entitled Protecting Yourself; Protecting Your Family: Estate Planning 101 at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct 28 at the Monticello Middle School. Please use the Washington Street Entrance—Door 11).
Presented by Monticello Attorney Jennifer R. Lewis Kannegieter, the seminar will cover the basics of estate planning, including wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and health care directives/living wills. You will learn about the probate process and choosing a guardian for your children, and will also learn what happens if you do not have a will. Participants will complete their own health care directives to take home with them.
This is a free seminar, but preregistration is recommended to reserve space. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Laurel at 612-282-8343 or Brenda at 763-226-7646 for reservations or more information.