In the absence of a will, a deceased person’s assets will be distributed by a court, which may not handle the assets as the deceased would have desired. Not having a will also subjects a person’s estate to legal disputes from heirs, creditors, and sometimes non-family members seeking to make a claim.
The court costs to settling an estate without a will can be very high and taxing to the deceased’s immediate family and loved ones.
Some annuities have death benefit riders that may give your beneficiaries more than was actually in your account
In general, this won’t even be an option for many. Cash balance plans do not permit partial withdrawals
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