While everyone, including myself, has caught Royal Baby Fever-itis just in time for the second Royal Baby, estate planner all over the United States are buzzing about the latest news regarding the reveal of Princess Diana’s will. 18 years after the young Princess’s untimely death, for the first time, her will has been revealed. Of course, the “water-cooler” talk is mainly focused on what her sons inherited from their mother.
It is reported that Princess Diana left Prince William and Prince Harry about $30 million dollars. In addition to leaving the boys this large sum of money, The Princess left instructions in her will that her mother, Frances Shand Kydd, would have a big influence over the boys’ education in case of her passing. Putting instructions in your estate plan to ensure your children are educated in such a way you would have strived for them to be yourself is just one of the many features Powers & Neal is helpful and knowledgeable about.
Although it has been 18 years, Princess Diana’s memory still lives on in the lives of the many people who admired her for her kindness and morals. The reveal of her will today goes to show how important she believed educating her children was and is a reminder that you should always have a plan in place in case something happens and you are no longer able to care for your children. Whether you are concerned with ensuring the continuing education of your children or want to provide instructions regarding your children’s health or maintenance, Powers & Neal can help you by personally tailoring your estate plan to meet all of your needs. Call us today at (480) 699-7992.