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"What do you want your legacy to your community and your children to be after you’re gone?"
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An inheritance. What shall I do with it? A signature, the date, lipstick sealed. I look at the lipstick. One thinks of good
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So, the other day, I felt like a total adult. Like, so adulty, that it made me feel uncomfortable. Why? Well, my hus and I took a long overdue trip to the attorney's office to sign our wills, health care proxies, and other important documents so that we could protect our kids from any additional anguish should the worst case scenario become a reality.
How could a man who fought so hard to re-gain control over his musical legacy not have created a plan for it after he died? How could a man with a philanthropic heart not have cemented his charitable legacy with testamentary gifts? Et tu, Prince?
What do you really know about a will ... specifically, yours? If you're like most people, you're aware of the concept and its intended function as a legal document: to dictate your wishes regarding disposition of your body and property upon your death.
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If you die without a will, what happens to your assets will be determined by the state you reside in. Every state has intestacy laws in place that parcel out property and assets to a deceased person's closest relatives when there's no will or trust. But these laws vary from state-to-state.
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People are particularly persnickety about personal property, and rich or poor, our stuff means a lot to us. While wealthier people are more likely to have extensive estate planning documents in place, it's imperative across the board, as fights over tangible personal property often erupt.
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Taking an accounting of liabilities and expenses -- ie. what's owed -- is an essential first step to taking full financial control. In the case of divorce, which spouse will continue to pay for certain expenses is typically decided in the settlement.