What Do You Do When a Family Member Dies?
Losing a family member can be a difficult and emotional experience. You and your family will need time to grieve.
In addition to dealing with the loss of a loved one, a number of important estate settlement tasks will need to be completed and financial decisions will need to be made.
Key Estate Settlement Tasks When Losing a Loved One
Many of these important estate settlement items and financial decisions will need to be addressed in the near-term.
You may need to make final arrangements, notify various businesses and government agencies, settle the individual’s estate, and provide for your own financial security.
These tasks and decisions can be confusing and overwhelming, and you may not know where to begin.
You don’t want to make any rushed or pressured decisions, but you do want to take steps to manage these financial matters.
Consider Enlisting Professional Help When Settling an Estate
If you need assistance with estate settlement tasks and decisions, contact us. We have experience and we can provide help and guidance.
We can provide peace of mind that these important tasks and decisions will be addressed properly so you can focus on other important matters.
Please note that Altum Wealth Advisors does not provide legal or tax advice. Any estate plan should be reviewed by an attorney who specializes in estate planning and is licensed to practice law in your state.