October 18-24, 2021 is National Estate Planning Awareness Week, and UMB participates by providing free estate planning resources and hosting a free estate planning conference.
The 2021 Wills Week Conference will be held on Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., and is free to all members of the University of Maryland – Baltimore (UMB) and University of Maryland – College Park (UMCP) community.
Don’t have a will? You’re in good company.
58% of Americans do not have a will. The top seven reasons are:
- Haven’t gotten around to it
- Not enough assets to leave anyone
- Too expensive
- Don’t know how
- Don’t have anyone to leave assets to
- Takes too long
- Rather not think about it