Laura A. Roser is the author of Your Meaning Legacy: How to Cultivate & Pass On Non-Financial Assets and the leading expert in meaning legacy planning. She is the Founder and CEO of Paragon Road, a company that specializes in passing on non-financial assets (such as one’s values, wisdom, and beliefs). Read More >
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BRACKEN DARRELL, PRESIDENT & CEO OF LOGITECH
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BILL LITTLEJOHN, CEO OF SHARP HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION
A Nation of Guardian Angels
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IAN G. BRENNAN, SCULPTOR OF THE MOST NOBLE ORDER
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CHARLES BRUCE, PRESIDENT & CEO OF JOHNNY ROCKETS
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What’s Your Legacy?
Estate planning traditionally focuses on your financial assets. But when you think about what matters most, is it your car, home, or bank account? Of course not. The only reason those assets have any value is you’ve assigned meaning to them. You hope, for example, when you give money to your children, it will be used to improve their lives. Although this can be difficult to direct.
What non-financial things matter most to you? These could include: your values, beliefs, relationships, traditions, skills, and experiences. What pieces of yourself do you want as a part of your heritage?