Top Estate Planning Mistake #10: Not Planning for Your Business

We make mistakes, as people that fact is one of our defining characteristics.  The secret to being successful is:  (1) learning from your mistakes to ensure you don’t make the same one twice, and (2) learning from other people’s mistakes so you don’t have to make the same one once.  Over the next few weeks, we will be looking at the top 10 mistakes that people make with estate planning in the hopes that we can support each other to learn from the mistakes of others, so they stay ONLY the mistakes of others.

Top Estate Planning Mistake #10:  Not Planning for Your Business

When starting a business, I was told that there isn’t a lot of different between a newborn business and a newborn baby.  It didn’t take me long to understand what was meant, and I bet every entrepreneur reading this post is head nodding thinking back to startup.  My business started as a whining, sometimes smelly, little nothing that grew into a real accomplishment.  It took up way more of my time than I could have ever imagined.  It required sacrifice and work.  It grew as a result of the care I gave it and in the shape of […]