Wealthy families carry wealth burdens.
“We want to manage our wealth with clarity, simplicity and efficiency.”
“We want our wealth to foster happiness and purpose.”
“We don’t want our wealth to ruin our kids’ lives.”
“We never want to have to worry about losing our wealth.”
“We want to ensure our wealth lasts multiple generations.”
“We want our wealth to improve the lives of people who are less fortunate.”
“We realize we have a great responsibility to serve our family, and our community.”
“We want to spend our time living and utilizing our wealth, not managing it.”
As a wealthy family, you likely carry the burden of your wealth as often described by the statements above. Wealth has many complexities and responsibilities. A big part of the burden is simply doing right by your family and your values.