Why do 70 percent of wealth-transition plans fail? This is the question that Emily Griffiths-Hamilton sets out to answer in Build Your Family Bank, an audiobook that looks closely at the core causes of wealth erosion and failed transition plans and offers a set of strategies for building successful wealth-transition plans that will benefit many generations.
Emily Griffiths-Hamilton is a chartered accountant and conflict resolution coach who brings three generations of experience to the subject of succession and wealth-transition planning. Her maternal grandfather, veterinarian Dr. William Ballard, was one of North America’s greatest dynamic wealth creators. Her father, Frank A. Griffiths, FCA, built a highly successful sports and media empire. Griffiths-Hamilton herself has been the coowner of a of a National Hockey League team, the Vancouver Canucks; a National Basketball Association franchise, the Vancouver Grizzlies; and a state-of-the-art arena.
Griffiths-Hamilton’s professional training, expertise, and unique firsthand experience have given her a deep understanding of the benefits of clear, considered succession planning. In this audiobook, you’ll learn how to create your own family bank, beginning with the solid foundation of your family’s shared values and vision. Griffiths-Hamilton explains how you can assess all of your family’s assets – human, intellectual, and financial – and prepare succeeding generations to steward those assets successfully. As you implement the stages she sets out, you’ll be crafting a succession and wealth-transition plan that truly meets the needs of your family. The benefits of building a family bank, as this audiobook clearly shows, will go far beyond any financial gifts you may leave your successors.