Should I sell my house right after my spouse dies? | Widow Care | Blog
Since I began my real estate career over thirty years ago, I have worked with widows and widowers of many ages and backgrounds. Some call me years after their spouses pass and others call within days. There is no right or wrong here.
Money tips for widows and widowers
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Should You Buy or Rent in Early Widowhood? - The Modern Widow
Widowhood brings with it a lot of lifestyle changes that also include major decisions such as staying in the same city or buying or renting. Once you’re a widow, your budget and long-term planning needs will almost certainly change.
Financial Tips for Widows
When your spouse dies, your world changes. It goes from “we” to “me” in a heartbeat. If you were used to dividing up the chores, such as cooking, cleaning, cutting the grass or changing the air filter on your refrigerator or HVAC unit, these tasks may now fall on you alone.
Should a Widow Pay Off Her Mortgage? | Kiplinger
Susan, a referral from a colleague, is a recent widow. She called and wanted to know my thoughts on using her late husband's life insurance proceeds to pay off their mortgage.