Hiding your mother's locket inside a cave where you liked to torture people seems like the Dark Lord equivalent of using a pet's name as your checking account password.
We all are. A little planning makes it easier on your survivors.
A new survey says wealthy boomers are more inclined to spend their money than worry about their heirs.
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If Mom and Dad's estate isn't large enough to cover their debts, will the kids have to pay?
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