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San Diego Wave FC Announces Multi-Year Partnership with Trust & Will

San Diego Wave FC and Trust & Will join forces to empower athletes with estate planning resources to create a lasting legacy

San Diego, Calif. (July 13, 2023) – San Diego Wave FC is proud to announce a multi-year partnership with Trust & Will, the leading digital estate planning and settlement platform in the U.S. This partnership marks Trust & Will's first venture into the world of professional sports sponsorships and reinforces the club's commitment to empowering its athletes to create lasting legacies, on and off the field.

As the Official Estate Planning Partner of San Diego Wave FC, Trust & Will will provide invaluable resources and guidance to the club's players, staff, and fans. Through customized estate planning, such as wills and trusts, the partnership aims to empower Wave FC players and staff to take control of their financial affairs and protect their loved ones.

“Trust & Will is an industry leader who shares our vision of providing a legacy on and off the field in San Diego,” said San Diego Wave FC President Jill Ellis. “We’re excited to welcome them to the club and the Wave Family.”

Nearly 60% of American adults do not have a will or trust. Trust & Will provides an easy and secure way to create estate plans and settle estates online, with the ability to customize legal documents that adhere to individual state and county guidelines. Creating an estate plan allows you to specify your wishes when distributing assets, making healthcare decisions, and designating guardians for children and pets.

In addition to being the Official Estate Planning Partner of the club, Trust & Will will be prominently featured at all of the Wave's home games at Snapdragon Stadium, serving as the presenting sponsor of all San Diego's goals.

"We are proud to partner with the Wave; they embody everything that Trust & Will stands for, like legacy, family, fun, and a bit of a competitive spirit," said Cody Barbo, Founder and CEO of Trust & Will. "We’re honored to take this partnership to the next level with a multi-year commitment to one of the best teams in the country and are grateful to work with such a talented group of individuals. Furthermore, congrats and good luck to all of the Wave players who will be representing Team USA in the World Cup this summer."

San Diego Wave FC and Trust & Will are excited to embark on this journey together, championing the importance of estate planning and empowering athletes with financial tools to help achieve their goals.

About Trust & Will

Trust & Will is simplifying estate planning and settlement with attorney-approved, legally valid documents and processes designed to adhere to individual state guidelines. Since 2017, we’ve helped hundreds of thousands of Trust & Will members leave their legacy with an affordable way to create an estate plan or settle the estate of a loved one. Our platform uses bank-level encryption that protects customer data and complies with the highest security standards, including SOC 2 and HIPAA. Trust & Will is the official estate planning benefit provider for AARP members, along with several leading financial institutions, who all believe in our mission of helping every family leave their legacy. To learn more, visit trustandwill.com.

About San Diego Wave FC

San Diego Wave FC is currently in its second season as a club after historic success in its inaugural campaign. In 2022, the San Diego Wave made history as the NWSL’s first expansion team to reach the playoffs and advanced all the way to the Semi-Final. In its first-year, the Wave won four out of five of the 2022 NWSL End of Season Awards with Casey Stoney winning Coach of the Year, Kailen Sheridan as Goalkeeper of the Year, and Naomi Girma becoming the first rookie to win two awards, Rookie and Defender of the Year.

San Diego also shattered both the NWSL’s regular-season and playoff attendance records, with 32,000 and 26,215 fans at its home of Snapdragon Stadium. To kick off the 2023 season, the Wave broke another attendance record for the largest home opener in league history with a crowd of 30,854.

Trust & Will is an online service providing legal forms and information. We are not a law firm and we do not provide legal advice.