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I knew that we would have to help our mother out until her death, and it was our pleasure to do so. My parents gave everything to family, meanining their children. ... My mother died with a zero balance in the bank, but she and my dad had much more than money could buy.

From someone who has had his MIL living with him for 25+ years on early SS only and treasures it ... you and your brother were her success stories. You did it RIGHT! Congratulations!

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