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Stay Smart for Generations
Make your wishes clear
Naming your beneficiaries and putting essential documents in place puts you in control and can make a difference for the people and causes you care about. View the video and follow the steps below to get started and find the information you need.
Where do you want your money to go?
You should be the one to decide
Here’s what you can do to be prepared for the unexpected
Who gets what?
Name or update your beneficiaries
Keeping current names on file helps ensure your wishes are carried out.
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Get answers to common questions
Think about taxes when choosing retirement beneficiaries.
What else can I do now?
Get your papers in order
An estate plan isn’t just for the wealthy. Everybody needs one.
Watch the video on what you should know.
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How do I talk about this?
Talk to your family
Family meetings may help ensure your family’s financial health.
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Get helpful tips on what to ask your adult children or what to ask your parentsOpens pdf.
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