In South Dakota, appointing a guardian for minor children is a deeply personal decision. It also represents one of the most important aspects of a young parent's estate plan.
Here are 5 factors for South Dakota families to consider when naming a guardian for minor children:
- The physical location of the guardian
- The lifestyle of the guardian
- The personal beliefs of the guardian
- The guardian’s personal financial situation
- The guardian’s desire to serve as guardian for your children