Tag Archives: funeral & memorial

11 Critical Things To Do When Your Spouse Dies

when a spouse dies

“Being in the financial planning industry for over 35 years and focusing on end of life planning, we’ve become accustomed to seeing first-hand what families go through after the death of a loved one.  Many times, there is added pain and frustration because they just don’t know what to do.”  Michelle Braddock, Co-Founder, My Life and Wishes Inc. 

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Critical Tips for Paying Expenses of a Deceased Loved One

Executor

There are many expenses after a person dies. The most immediate being burial and funeral costs.
So what’s the best way for family or personal representatives to pay for these expenses?  Should you write a check or pay for these expenses with the deceased persons’ credit card?
The answer is probably not!  Even if you’re an authorized user on these accounts, it may be considered Fraud to continue to use them once a person dies.

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Top Picks from Komando and Care.com!

Top Picks from Komando

In a recent report, Care.com talked about the importance of end-of-life planning and included My Life and Wishes as the “best on-line end-of-life planning and document service(s)”.
In a related Article, Kim Komando names My Life and Wishes as one of her top picks on organizing end-of-life plans.

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7 Reasons Why You Should Make or Update Your Will this August.

Last Will and Testament

Wills are one of those things in life that everyone knows they need, yet seem to hate or avoid making. When you make your Will, you are giving your family and loved ones a gift.

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