About $30 trillion. That’s the amount of money boomer parents are expected to leave to our millennial offspring over the next 30 to 40 years, according to consulting firm Accenture. That number will rise or fall depending on many factors, including the economy, the markets, how long we parents live and so on.
Whichever way the tide flows, it’s likely to be a considerable chunk of change. And that means if you’re among those leaving a tidy sum to those you love, you want to do it right. Here’s how.