The Wealth of Your Life:
A Step-by-Step Guide for Creating Your Ethical Will


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What’s new about the fourth edition? In the same lucid format, there are even more prompts, questions, and helpful examples, all embedded in easy to follow steps. There’s no better starting point to get thoughts and experiences down – whether the aim is to create a short ethical will, or to launch a memoir or personal  history.

The best tool on the market

An elegantly designed spiral bound guidebook provides an excellent overview of the concept of a legacy letter, and lays out a comfortable, five-step path for creation of a written document or recording.

Use it to:

  • Weigh a range of potential material and find your own focus
  • Identify stories,  threads and themes to weave into your personal legacy document
  • Develop an outline from which your document or recording can flow
  • Feel the satisfaction and peace of mind that comes from creating an enduring message to those you love
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Susan Turnbull’s elegant step-by-step guide to creating an ethical is a great guidebook for people who are wondering how to leave meaningful messages for their heirs but don’t know where to start.  The writing prompts should get you thinking and help you organize your thoughts. The book is structured to keep the writing process from being daunting — leading you to create your legacy message one sentence at a time. And if you are one of the potential heirs, CONSIDER GIVING this to your parents, thereby letting them know you want them to share their wisdom and experience with you.

Pat McNees, co-editor Your Words Are Gonna Linger: The Art of Personal History and past President of the Association of Personal Historians

The wisdom we have garnered from years of experience is the greatest treasure we can pass on to those love. Susan Turnbull’s The Wealth of Your Life is a gift to all of us who are mortal and have cherished friends and family who will live on after we leave this life.

Ira Byock, MD, author of Dying Well and The Best Care Possible

This is a visually stunning book with immense heart.  It manages to be both inspirational and practical at the same time.  Susan Turnbull has succeeded in crafting the perfect guide to one of the most loving acts we can do for our family – creating an ethical will.  I recommend it highly to families I work with.

Dr. James Grubman, FamilyWealth Consulting