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AARP Checklist for Family Survivors

ABA/AARP Checklist for Family Survivors: A Guide to Practical and Legal Matters When Someone You Love Dies

By Sally Balch Hurme
Paperback | E-book
February 2014

Book Description

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 manual, from the American Bar Association and AARP, you can take comfort in knowing that you can handle matters upon a loved one’s death with ease.

The personal record-keeping workbook and accompanying CD-ROM walk you through processes step by step. The ABA/AARP Checklist for Family Survivors covers topics such as:

  • Applying for survivors’ benefits
  • Paying outstanding bills
  • Checking on insurance
  • Sorting through the stuff, physical and digital
  • Notifying the myriad people and companies who need to know
  • Navigating the grief process and taking care of yourself

With this first-of-its-kind manual, from the American Bar Association and AARP, you can take comfort in knowing that you can handle the matters upon a loved one’s death with ease.

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