Estate planning is an important step for everyone, but not every estate plan is the same. What you need as part of your plan depends on your needs, goals and individual situation. Some Colorado readers may find a simple will to be sufficient, but you may need additional protection in order to ensure the well-being of yourself and your loved ones.
If you are considering what you need as part of your estate plan, you may find it beneficial to think about adding a health care power of attorney. This document can allow you a measure of control over the details of your health care in case of a medical emergency or incapacitation.