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Personal Financial Planning, Fourth Edition by Wai Mun Fong, Benedict Koh

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17. Estate Planning

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Introduction

Ms. Ramaswamy was heading for the office as usual yesterday morning when she suddenly collapsed in the car park and died of a heart attack. Still relatively young, Ms. Ramaswamy never expected any mishap to occur to her. After all, throughout her life, she enjoyed a healthy lifestyle with lots of exercise, a careful diet and adequate sleep each day. Ms. Ramaswamy did not write a will nor indicate how her assets should be distributed.

Then there was Mr. Lim, a successful businessman. He died yesterday from a stroke. He had lived a full life, having celebrated his 96th birthday just last week. At his wake, several ...

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