Unintentionally Undoing Your Will

 THE CONSEQUENCES OF ‘SIMPLE CONVENIENCE’  Jennifer Cona RECENTLY, A CLIENT ASKED ME TO REVIEW HER WILL  to make sure that her two children would inherit equally from her estate. She has two children: Jim, who lives locally and is the “go-to” person when she needs help; and Susan, who lives out of the area. When I reviewed my client’s  assets, I found that she had added Jim as a joint owner on all of her accounts—just for “convenience,” so he would have access to her money should she need[...]
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