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Disinheriting your children might be for their own good

6 mins | Oct 26, 2019
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Would inheriting millions solve your problems or cause them? "A 2018 Harvard Business School study of more than 4,000 millionaires showed that 'controlling for total wealth, millionaires who have earned their wealth are moderately happier than those who inherited it'." Writing in the Financial Times, Rhymer Rigby examines how large inheritances affect their recipients, explaining why they might be better off without.
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