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The Long and Winding Road: The Paper Trail

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The attorney looks around, clears his throat, and informs the family  that the bulk of the old woman’s estate has been left to someone else. Ain’t death grand? For once, you get to have the last say and no one can stop you.  Revenge and reward can both be quite sweet.
Did You Know …

In some states if you die without a will, your divorced former spouse can still inherit your estate because a divorce does not automatically cancel a will.

In some states you need to specifically disinherit your children, that is if you want to. “Be nice to Mommy, darling…”

The movie “write-it-on-the-cocktail-napkin” will is usually rejected as valid by the courts.

The pool boy got it all?????
Notes & Updates!!!
Great new website for every legal form you will need!

Other site for forms from The National Funeral Directors Association:

Terrific website of a company that helps the next of kin locate digital assets after a passing and also assists the legal profession in relation to the advice it offers families when executing a will.
Excellent article regarding estate planning on the website ElderLaw Answers
Make you own last will & testament!

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What can happen if you do not have a list of passwords! ”

I’m Still Paying For My Dead Husband’s Cell Phone Because I Don’t Know His Childhood Friend’s Name”

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Your Will

Mayo Clinic: Living Wills Business Bureau

                                                   The Dreaded Divide

Who Gets Grandma’s Yellow Pie Plate? by M. Stum

The Boomer Burden: Dealing with Your Parents’ Lifetime
Accumulation of Stuff by Julie Hall

                                          Organization of Important Papers


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The Ghost Trial of the Century

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