Episode 4

Published on:

16th Aug 2021

Path to Abundant Living - Episode 4 (Should You Be An Executor?)

In the latest installment of Path to Abundant Living, Scott and Matt address a new topic, surrounding the roles and responsibilities of an executor.

When faced with this role, oftentimes, individuals are unaware of the full extent of responsibilities that accompany this role. Additionally, an executor faces an apparent level of personal risk when assuming this position. Listen as we dive into the duties of the role, as well as the assortment of variables to consider.

So sit back, relax, and enjoy a thought-provoking conversation that will leave you considering whether or not you're suited for the role of an executor.


0:05 - Overview on the topic of the day

1:38 - What is an executor?

4:35 - There should be careful consideration before accepting the position of an executor

6:04 - What is involved in finding and filing the will

7:45 - The challenge of locating all of the assets in a given estate

9:56 - Advice for executors currently searching for the estate's assets

12:04 - An executor's role of paying out existing debts or liabilities

14:24 - People are often surprised when they learn of the roles and responsibilities of the position

16:04 - The personal level of risk involved in being an executor

20:02 - You must keep detailed records as an executor

23:20 - Closing remarks

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About the Podcast

Path to Abundant Living
What got you here, won't get you there
Welcome to Path to Abundant Living, where we address pertinent topics surrounding wealth management to help better position yourself, your family, and your business for success.

Listen as Scott Morrison and Matt Nordmann, Managing Partners of Morrison, Nordmann & Associates, tap into their wealth of financial experience and address various strategies and services they utilize for their clients.

So sit back, relax, and enjoy intriguing financial conversations that place you on path to abundant living and help you navigate the rest of your life.