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What To Do When Someone Dies: The 2022 Checklist

Losing a loved one can be incredibly difficult, both emotionally and logistically. Here is the definitive guide and checklist outlining all of the important things that need to be considered following the loss of a loved one in 2022.

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How to Choose the Executor of Your Estate

Choosing an executor can be one of the most difficult tasks in estate planning. Here are five important considerations you should consider when choosing an executor to administer your estate.

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What to Wear and What NOT to Wear to a Zoom Funeral

Zoom funerals are a product of our times, and are likely here to stay. Figuring out what to wear to a Zoom funeral is a positive step, as appropriate attire is a wonderful gesture of respect to the bereaved.

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Coping with Grief and Traditions During The Holidays

For those who have lost a loved one to Covid-19, or anything else this year, the holidays can be a difficult time for navigating the grief and loneliness felt during a change of traditions. Here's an ultimate guide for navigating the holiday season and processing the grief in a healthy way.

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Powering Financial Literacy through Family Legacy

Family members commonly struggle with financial literacy during the probate and estate settlement processes following the loss of a loved one. Atticus shares its mission to empower financial literacy among families during transfers of legacy.

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What happens when someone dies without a will?

Intestate laws govern what happens when a person dies without a will. The following article explains everything you should know about intestate laws and the special circumstances that sometimes apply.

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The Ultimate List of Burial Alternatives and their Costs

Cremation is on the rise in the U.S., and so too is the cost. If you're looking for a burial alternative that's more green, or saves you green, then this list of interment substitutes will help shed some light on those options.

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