If you have an estate plan, you may think you have everything you need to be secure for the future. In fact, it's possible you haven't given your estate plan much thought since you originally drafted and signed everything. It is smart for everyone with an estate plan to make sure they are not committing certain mistakes that could affect them in the future.
Estate planning mistakes and missteps can derail a person's entire effort to have plans and protections in place. Whether you need a plan or need to review your plan, it can be helpful to learn more about common mistakes and what they could mean for you and your loved ones. This may help you see issues you need to address before it is too late.