Why do I Need an Estate Plan?

Most people I know don’t think they need an estate plan. “The kids can take care of it after I’m gone.” “It’s too expensive.” “I want one, but I don’t know where to start.” “I don’t have the time. I keep forgetting.” I’m with you on this. Once upon a time, after the birth of our fourth child and an anticipated weekend away without kids for our anniversary, I was…