Nov. 16, 2021—Wealthy parents often avoid talking with their children about the family wealth. Some may feel the subject is taboo, others may worry that knowledge of an inheritance will negatively affect their kids. However, it is important to have these conversations to prepare your children for the wealth they will inherit.
This article was published in the September 17, 2021 issue of MarketWatch. In it, Family Legacy Advisor Jerry Inglet discusses how an intentionally planned path can help mitigate the emotional highs and lows of important funding strategies. When retirement and college funding are balanced, two of the best gifts a parent can give to their children are made possible—the opportunity of a college education and a free conscience of knowing that their parents are financially secure in retirement.
When you think about your family dynamics, do you have a feeling of unity? Specifically, that level of harmony within your family that can offer the greatest opportunity for generational success.Preparing your family for the future is important, particularly if you own and run a family business that you hope to pass to future generations.