Have you thought about what would happen to your family if you were no longer alive?
It’s a morbid thought. It’s also something all parents should think about if they want to protect their families. One of the best ways to care for your family after you are gone is to have a will.
Having a will ensures that what you wish for your family will actually happen when you die. It’s a legacy that most don’t like to think about, but is of the utmost importance.
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A few years ago, my wife and I got our wills completed. That made us feel great! With our life insurance and will complete, we’re now protecting our family if the unexpected were to occur. My next goal was to look into a living trust.
I’ve heard from friends and family that a living trust is something we need, but I wasn’t sure why. I decided to look into it a bit more. Here is what I learned…
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Last month, I threw down a challenge to start living on a monthly budget. This wealth-building habit gives a purpose to every dollar you earn so your money doesn’t go wandering off. That is the essence of a zero-based budget. Every dollar gets a job whether it is for spending, saving, giving or investing.
If you’re married, it is super helpful to have a monthly get together to discuss your family budget. Discussions around where you’re spending money, things you’re saving up for and, most importantly, what are your long-term dreams for your marriage and your family.
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Hello Nicole. I’m not really dead.
Sorry about that spooky title.
But if I do die unexpectedly, I want you to give you and the kids a clear path to feel safe and well taken care of …
Hence why I’m writing this letter to you today …
The Warm Blanket of Life Insurance
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A few years ago, Nicole and I finally completed our last will and testament. We procrastinated for the better part of two years because we were binge-watching Game of Thrones and House of Cards. Excuses yes, but these are some epic shows!
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