Cancer sucks. It’s a terrifying diagnosis that, according to the American Cancer Society, over 15 million Americans currently live with and most of us will confront in one way or another. Often, it’s during difficult times like this that we’re finally forced to think about the loved ones possibly left behind.
A will is a legally binding document that states your wishes for how you want your assets to be distributed after your death. Without a signed will that meets all legal standards, there is no guarantee that your desires will actually be carried out.