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What my fortune cookie message said that’s true for you, too.

My mother is 90 and no longer drives. Her walker is her ‘Cadillac,” as she calls it. Nevertheless, she’s always up for adventure. Not too long ago,I  picked her up to get out of town and go somewhere new for lunch. To make a long story short, Mom’s knees were hurting,...

5 documents you need to fill out NOW in case you kick the bucket

Find out what they are with this demystifying guide written in everyday-people language   When you read this, please remember at Let Family Know, we are NOT estate attorneys, lawyers, or estate planners. We are everyday people … researchers and writers with a mission...

Miss you dad (and your grilled chicken)

On Father’s Day I grilled chicken for supper – that’s what we called the evening meal where I grew up. The noon meal was dinner. If we ever tried to call our evening meal “dinner,” Dad would say we were getting too fancy. Anyway, I basted the...

True inheritance stories: Could they happen to you?

Real eye-opening lessons from real-life cases This collection of 80 eye-opening inheritance stories may be quick to read, but the lessons learned will stay with you for a lifetime. Where There’s An Inheritance shows what can happen in families just like yours, due to...