When it comes to estate planning, one of the most important parts are knowing how you’ll divide your assets. You must take all things into consideration. Even if you are single and childless, there are still plenty of factors that play into estate planning. Regardless of whether or not you have any heirs or immediate family, everyone needs to have an estate plan. Without a proper plan in place, the state will figure it out for you. No one wants that to happen. If you want to know what you can do, read our guide on estate planning with no heirs.