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What to do when a loved one dies taking charge at a difficult time

by Price, Steven D.

Format: Kindle Book 2009 2009
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Summary
At some point in everyone's life, everyone will be placed in the position of dealing with the death of a loved one. Arranging all the necessary details at such a difficult time can prove overwhelming. However, help is now at hand in this guide that covers all the essential aspects: ? Ways to avoid probate and other estate problems while you're still alive through gifts and trusts ? Pre-funeral formalities, such as when the loved one dies in another state or country ? Selecting a funeral parlor and working with its director and clergy with regard to the funeral service ? Disposition of the remains, whether burial or cremation ? Probating the will or marshalling the assets if the deceased died intestate ? Survivor benefits and other financial and tax matters ? Mourning and grief therapy Drawing from the counsel of funeral directors, clergy, attorneys, estate planners, and psychologists and with references to Web sites and other sources of further information, this book provides straightforward and reassuring advice that is both practical and comforting at this difficult time.
Contents
The death
The funeral home
The service
Grief counseling and therapy
Housekeeping
Probate, an overview
The probate process
Estate planning.

Additional Information
Series Freading collection.
Subjects Death Psychological aspects
Bereavement Psychological aspects
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Inheritance and succession
Self-Improvement
Nonfiction
Electronic books.
Publisher New York :Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.2009
2009
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Format: OverDrive READ
Format: Kindle Book
Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
Requires Amazon Kindle or Adobe Digital Editions
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9781602397408
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