What to Do When You Inherit Money

Guests:
Marla Brill
*Author, Windfall: Managing Unexpected Money Before It Manages You (Alpha Books, 2001)
*Financial columnist and founder of "www.mutualfundsinteractive.com"

Eileen Gallo
*Co-founder, "The Gallo Institute"
*Co-author, Silver Spoon Kids: How Successful Parents Raise Responsible Children (Contemporary, 2001)

Jon Gallo
*Estate Planner
*Co-founder, "The Gallo Institute"
*Co-author, Silver Spoon Kids: How Successful Parents Raise Responsible Children (Contemporary, 2001)

It's safe to say that a good percentage of the American population will come into some amount of money in their lifetime. It could be from the lottery or a family inheritance. Either way, a sudden windfall can throw you into a tailspin if you aren't prepared for all the financial decisions you'll need to make.

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