In New Jersey, and most other states, the rights to self determine how you're to be treated when you become seriously ill is very important. Living Wills or an Advanced Directive for Healthcare is a very important document. Living Wills or an Advanced Directive for Healthcare is a very important document to accompany your Will.
If you are young, single and focused on your career, estate planning is probably something you do not think about often, if ever. While you do not need a complex plan at this point in your life, you should think about the basics.