“Black Panther” Star Chadwick Boseman Died Without a Will. Here’s Why You Should Have an Estate Plan

The American College of Financial Services
October 21, 2020

Chadwick Boseman, the actor most famously known for his role as the superhero Black Panther, tragically passed away in September after a years-long battle with cancer. However, despite the long-term nature of his illness, new reporting indicates Boseman died without a will or any kind of estate plan—another example of an all-too-common problem.

Steve Parrish, co-director of the New York Life Center for Retirement Income, says while many people assume their possessions and assets will automatically fall to their next of kin when they pass away, this isn’t always the case, and proper planning is a necessity. For more, read this piece from CNBC.

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