Written by attorney Inna Fershteyn

Survivorship Requirement – What If My Beneficiaries Pass Away?

When drafting a will, you have the option to set a survivorship requirement before your beneficiaries can receive your assets. With survivorship, your beneficiaries can only inherit your assets after they have lived for a set number of days after you have passed away.

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While drafting a simple will isn’t necessarily complicated, making sure that your estate plan is prepared for any scenario after your death is a job only a professional can ensure successful completion of. If you or a loved one are looking to draft your very own estate plan with a survivorship requirement, we highly recommend seeking out a licensed estate planning attorney who can help you take the right steps in making sure your assets are seamlessly transferred upon your death.

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