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Deaf and Hard of Hearing Survivor Considerations

When my mom died, my dad had more than the typical challenges of a survivor – my dad was predominantly deaf and my mom was his ears. Because he had profound hearing loss, he did not feel completely comfortable being … Continue reading

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Another Great Tool for Closing Online Accounts After a Death

My wonderful friend Mary sent this link to me and what a great site it is! Everplans (currently in beta) is a great tool for funeral and death planning with a few tools for after a death including an extensive … Continue reading

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14 Questions to Ask a Creditor When Reporting a Death

Another blog worth repeating since someone asked me about this recently. Here is the PDF if you would like to print it. It is in our Downloads tab on this website. When I contacted the Social Security Administration to notify … Continue reading

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Planning for Your Survivors

People tell me all the time ‘You should write another book on how to plan for death!’ Fortunately, hundreds of others have thought the same thing and have done exactly that. I then refer them to a couple of my … Continue reading

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Death of a Child

There is not much in this world that carries the emotional toll of experiencing the death of a child. I have known many of these people and cannot imagine how heart-wrenching it would be. Helping Survivors Manage is expanding its … Continue reading

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