#9 of 25 Common Estate Planning Mistakes – Discussion

Not Discussing Your Estate Plan with Successor Trustee / Personal Representative
You may wish to keep your estate plan confidential, but that is likely a mistake. A lack of communication is a frequent cause of estate plan failure. Living trusts and wills
are written in technical legal language. Your successor trustee / personal representative may not be able to determine your intent and their duties from reading the
documents alone. You can increase the odds of your estate being successfully administered by speaking with your designated successor and explaining what you want.