Aretha Franklin died intestate. Intestacy has definite drawbacks. In this post by my friend and colleague Steve Hartnett, an estate planning expert, he examines what this means for her family, financially and in other ways. Aretha was the Queen of Soul, but her lack of planning caused consequences she did not consider.
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