Most people work their whole lives to help their family members live comfortably once they’re gone. Parents put houses and other possessions in a will or trust, and siblings get what they’re entitled to. Often, this leads to problems, and children learn that favoritism played a role.
One man lost out on his father’s inheritance, getting a run-down house while his siblings made out like fat cats. Though Simon expected it, the laughter made him cringe. However, he got the last laugh and made everyone wish they had treated him better in the beginning. What could have happened? Continue reading to find out!
Simon was 54 years old when his father passed away and showed up to the family gathering to learn about his dad’s inheritance. Everyone looked at him with contempt, but he was determined to walk away with something because his siblings had enough.
Old Vacation House
His oldest sister told Simon he could have their father’s old vacation home. It shocked him to learn that’s all he would receive, and it was a tough blow since it would cost about $50,000 to renovate it to be worth anything. Still, he snatched it!