How the Great Recession Impacted Estate Planning

It’s no surprise the middle class bore the brunt, but what steps can they take?


The great recession of 2007-2010 wiped out almost 40 percent, or two decades worth, of Americans’ wealth, the Federal Reserve said earlier this year. This shift in wealth will have a major impact across all aspects of family and wealth, not only for the middle class but also for wealthier people and business owners.

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