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Gaining it All and Losing it All:  What’s the Difference?

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I’m sure you’ve heard the stories.  People who’ve experienced great tragedy and lost everything.  And then there are those who’ve experienced incredibly good fortune and seemingly gained it all. I had a friend who got caught in the 2008 real estate downturn.  He was on his way to  »  Read More

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Leaving Wealth to Children—Examples from the Real World

He’s famous for it.  William Buffett pledged $31 billion to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation—instead of leaving it to his children.  Buffett has often said that parents should leave their children enough to do anything they want but not so much that they do nothing at all. But what about  »  Read More

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How Much Will You Leave Your Children?

For many Americans, we’ll work hard and accumulate some level of wealth.  At whatever level wealth is defined, there will be some level of relative value.  The question is what will we do with that wealth, and particularly how much will we leave to children. It’s an often-debated question and  »  Read More

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