No one expects to get sick or have a disability but planning ahead can make a big difference. Here are a few tips to help you get started:
- Put important papers and copies of legal documents in one place.
- Tell a trusted family member or friend where to find important papers.
- Give permission in advance for a doctor or lawyer to talk directly with a caregiver or loved ones as needed.
Check out this checklist for more tips about getting your affairs in order.