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I have a question about my grandmother's finances. She is due to receive soon a lump sum payment for some land that is jointly owned by she and my great-aunts. I don't think she can avoid paying the capital gains taxes on this amount (but if anyone has more info on that, please post reply). My question is, how should she invest the remainder. She is 75 now and in good health. I don't want her in anything too conservative, but at the same time, don't want her to have to monitor the market or worry. If she has to draw down principal over time, that's okay, I just don't want her to run out of money. Any thoughts, advice are appreciated. I'm also trying to encourage her to come to the Fool to learn about her options and do some research.

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