You’ve kept your will updated regularly to make sure your assets are distributed according to your wishes upon death. Have you done the same thing with your beneficiary designations? If not, your wishes may not be carried out as you expect.
Bush famously wasn’t a self-made millionaire before the 1960s, when he was already in his early 40s.The presumption there is that he didn’t personally inherit a huge amount of wealth early on. Tax returns back it up.
If your relationship with a close family member has fractured, you may want to disinherit that person.