Checklist for Family Survivors

Checklist for Family Survivors

A Guide to Practical and Legal Matters When Someone You Love Dies

Book - 2014
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A personal workbook that walks both individuals and their families through the process of dealing with matters after death, like applying for survivors' benefits, paying outstanding bills, arranging the funeral, and dealing with the grieving process.

When someone you love dies, dealing with the personal and financial affairs — on top of the emotional trauma — can be overwhelming. With this first-of-its-kind manualfrom the American Bar Association and AARP, you can take comfort in knowing that you can handle with ease the matters that arise upon your loved one’s death.

The personal record-keeping workbook, with an accompanying CD-ROM, walks you through the process step by step. TheABA/AARP Checklist for Family Survivorscovers these topics and more:

  • Applying for survivors’ benefits
  • Paying outstanding bills and handling insurance
  • Sorting through the stuff, physical and digital
  • Writing the obituary and dealing with the funeral home
  • Navigating the grief process and taking care of yourself

& Taylor

This first-of-its-kind book is endorsed by the nation's leading associations in the law and the advancement of issues that matter most to people 50+ and their families and is a must-have guidebook for all family members that are dealing with a death in the family, especially those family survivors who have not been involved in the myriad of financial and legal matters that are essential to manage when a family member dies. Original.

Publisher: [Washington, DC] : AARP ; Chicago, Illinois : ABA, American Bar Association, Senior Lawyers Division, [2014]
[Washington, DC] : AARP ; Chicago, Illinois : ABA, American Bar Association, Senior Lawyers Division, [2014]
ISBN: 9781627222822
Branch Call Number: 346.73 HUR
Characteristics: xxvi, 240 pagges : forms ; 26 cm + 1 CD-ROM (digital : 4 3/4 in.)


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