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|Subject: Re: Taking possession of stocks||Date: 11/19/2000 11:17 AM|
|Author: Cressida||Number: 26216 of 75528|
Thanks for your responses to my wonderings. It seems that taking your stock certificates and stuffing them in a lock box (or under the mattress?) is not such a brilliant idea.
And I always thot my Dad was brilliant. Maybe he just liked counting the things every so often. But he did take them all and kept in a safe.
Can't ask him; he's gone to that big stock market in the sky. But I still wonder. He peeled off a few now and then to buy something (car) but other than that they just sat there. But then he had a trust set up.
Is that the secret? Is there a Trust Expert among you all that can shed some light here???
In the dark...
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