Today Pope Francis, the 266th pope and first from South America, celebrated the official start of his papacy in St. Peter’s Square. Approximately 200,000 onlookers cheered and waved flags representing a wealth of nations. The pope’s message was as clear as the bright blue skies above, “I want to ask you to walk together, and take care of one another.”
Stressing that being a “protector” applies to all of humanity, Pope Francis called for mercy and compassion. “I would like to ask all those who have positions of responsibility in economic, political and social life, and all men and women of goodwill: let us be protectors of creation, protectors of God’s plan inscribed in nature, protectors of one another and of the environment.”
How can we apply the Pope’s words to our daily lives in Florida? Don’t just tell your beloved family members that you will protect and care for them. Show them by setting an appointment with your South Florida estate planning attorney today. Creating an estate plan with specific designations can ensure that each family member is protected exactly the way you envision. Our South Florida firm routinely utilizes a variety of estate planning tools, including Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Surrogates, Funding Techniques, and more.
The pope has relayed his message and so should you. Act now and become the protector of your family and loved ones.
For more information on successful Florida estate planning and asset protection techniques, please contact the South Florida law firm of Wild Felice & Partners, P.A. at (954) 944-2855 to schedule your free consultation.
It’s a Wild world. Are you protected? SM