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Inheritance Etiquette: Talking Things Out

Manners expert Peggy Post says givers should be specific and receivers respectful

En español | Rules of etiquette govern life events from the monumental to the mundane. But when it comes to inheritance — whether you're passing items down to family members and loved ones or you're on the receiving end — the guidelines of propriety are far from clear. How do you divvy up prized possessions between children? … Back to Article

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