Someday your mother, other family member or friend may ask you to be the executor of their estate, or you may ask someone to be one for you. Before you take on the role, or assign it, be sure you know what it will entail.
Articles written by: Deborah Leahy
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Using life insurance for charitable giving can be an effective strategy to help you support registered charities of your choice.
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