September 3, 2018
Bottom Line, Inc.
Some very famous people have died without a will - recently, singer/songwriter Prince in 2016 and now Aretha Franklin. I'm not sure whether this was a conscious decision by the artists or a failure of their managers and advisors to attend to these important matters.
Unfortunately, it's not just famous people who often die without a will. A recent survey by Caring.com found that only 6 out of 10 Baby Boomers (ages 53 to 71) have wills, while only 36% of Gen Xers (ages 37-52) have them.
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