Anyone in Missouri who is getting married after previously being widowed or divorced has good reason to feel happy about their new love and chance for a positive future with a new spouse. However, that joy should not get in the way of taking care of some very important practical and financial matters, especially when children from prior marriages are involved.
Estate planning is not hard to understand, but there can be many different aspects to it. For example, wills and trusts. For many people, they often mix the two up and basically think they are both the same thing. However, they are very different.