Keep a record of your gifts. Contribute to a tax-advantaged savings plan. Donate used clothes and household items to any charitable organization. Look into a donor-advised fund. Learn about short-term and long-term finance estate benefits.
In your trust, you can use a clause to protect your children should you and their other parent pass away before they reach a certain age. You can designate the person(s) you want to care for your children, and more.
A registered domestic partnership is for two adults who have chosen to share one another's lives in an intimate and committed relationship of mutual caring. It's a legally-binding contract to formalize their relationship.