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The Living Trust Advisor by Jeffrey L. Condon

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CHAPTER 19 Using Your Living Trust to Force Your Child into a Conventional Lifestyle Or, If the Twig Is Bent, Will Force Do Anything to Straighten It Out?

My father and I used to constantly and facetiously pride ourselves on being the world’s first (and only) father-son lawyers who wrote an inheritance planning book while perched on surfboards at Surfrider Beach in Malibu waiting for waves. No, we didn’t balance laptops on our boards; but we did hatch a lot of the ideas and concepts that eventually became our first book, Beyond the Grave.

During the years that we surfed together, my father and I met several characters who loved and lived the sun-surf-sand lifestyle: Kemo, who lived in a van in the parking lot at Surfrider and sold shirts of his own design; Kathy Zimmerman, whose beach exploits became the inspiration for the series of Gidget movies screen-written by her father; Marty, who ran a marathon on the beach bike path almost every single day.

For me, the most ...

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