What happens financially when I die?

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Before we get into it financially, what happens when we die? It's a philosophical question that has numerous takes to it.
In 2015, an internet forum even posed the question to its users. The thread asked those who had died (clinically) and had been revived, what it felt like and what they saw.
"Redditors who have been clinically dead and then revived/resuscitated: What did dying feel like? Did you see anything whilst passed on? Serious replies only"

This produced some thought-provoking responses.

It could have been a dream, but I saw my own unconscious body, completely flatlined, in the ambulance. I remember the EMT who was in the ambulance with me (whom I did not see before I passed out) had mint green hair...

Some doubts.

Part of me wants to believe it was the afterlife, part of me believes it was a chemical reaction.

And even some reassurance.

Thanks for sharing this story! You are not crazy.

You can read the original thread here.

Philosophy aside, what happens financially and to my assets when I die?

The housekeeping that's involved in passing away is tough to discuss, even uncomfortable for some. However it's a discussion that raises financial, administrative and legal questions. Use our guides below to get clarity on the complex but essential questions around death.

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If someone else passes away

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How is my life celebrated?

What happens if I owe money?

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