Pet Trusts Offer Protection for Your Furry Family Member
The best way to ensure your animal companions are properly taken care of in the event of your death or incapacity is to create a pet trust.
Why A Will Is Not A Suitable Option For Protecting Your Pet
In order to be completely confident that your pet is properly taken care of and the money you leave for its care is used exactly as intended, ask me to to help you create a pet trust.
Why Every Pet Parent Needs to Consider a Pet Trust Today
Estate planning is about protecting what’s important to you. Although much of the traditional estate planning conversation focus on surviving spouses, children, grandchildren, many pet parents wonder about what could happen to their “furry children” after their death or if they become incapacitated and unable to care for the pets. Read on if you’ve ever thought, “What will happen to my cat, dog, or other pet if I pass away?” “What if I’m incapacitated and unable to care for them?”
Enter the pet trust. This tool is something that can be easily incorporated into a new or existing estate plan to provide a strategy for caring for your pets. Remember, estate planning is about protecting what’s important to you. So, even if you anticipate outliving your pets, it’s always better to be safe than sorry.