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


icon_magnifyingglass Look inside the book

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
Order The Wealth of Your Life

Price: $23.95
Order a set of 10 @ $19.95 each



Turnbull’s guidebook for creating an Ethical Will is thoughtful, inspiring and practical. Those seeking a sensitive and effective vehicle to identify and communicate the heart of their values and personal story will find this book to fill the bill beautifully.

Ken Dychtwald, The Power Years: A User’s Guide to the Rest of Your Life

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

Financial professionals looking to differentiate themselves in the market place should check out Susan Turnbull’s wonderful legacy planning tools. A personal legacy is just that, personal. It is the foundation of the legal estate planning process. If you want to deepen client relationships check out Susan’s revised edition of The Wealth of Your Life and LifeLegacy Cards. They provide turnkey templates you can use while helping clients prepare their personal legacy plan. High value clients expect you to provide high value and if you are not including a personal legacy plan you will be left behind.

Todd Colbeck, Business Coach