Picking up the financial pieces after a loss: ‘We planned life but we didn’t plan death’

Picking up the financial pieces after a loss: ‘We planned life but we didn’t plan death’

It wasn’t supposed to happen this way. When 63-year-old Howard Pickens died suddenly of complications from Covid-19 in March, his wife Brenda was stunned. Not only had she lost her companion of almost three decades, she now had to figure out how to get by on her own.

By Miki