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By: The American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys http://www.aaepa.com · blog.aaepa.com Many of us believe we have the “planning for the future” space covered. We’ve worked hard and saved. Our homes are paid off by the time we go into retirement and as far as we’re concerned, life now consists of living well in the way we define. In a perfect world, that’s true. In reality, there are a few things which can quickly annihilate our sense of independence. Planning is key, but knowing precisely what you need to plan for is crucial. It’s not uncommon to hear stories like this: A woman shares a tale about her closest friend whose husband had passed away a few years earlier. She tells of her friend’s loss and grief and the many things she’d begun to do as she learned to live her life without her husband by her side. Her friend was able to travel, visit old friends and of course, visit her children and grandchildren. During one of her trips, she became quite ill. After spending a