If you are confused about terminology or just looking for some additional information related to estate planning, consult one of the helpful links below:
A great informational booklet published by the Missouri Bar that provides information about estate planning in Missouri (both probate and non-probate topics are covered).
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION WEBINAR
This free webinar discusses the importance of estate planning (wills, powers of attorney and trusts) for the public by providing a set of practical first steps for how to start your estate plan so that your state of residence does not create it for you. Explains why simply signing a will or power of attorney with a “do it yourself” plan may actually be worse than doing nothing, such as costing a “special needs” family member the loss of government benefits or resulting in an ex-spouse inheriting assets.
An affiliate of Wealth Counsel, providing general but comprehensive information about a multitude of topics related to estate planning.