[I]t would be a bad idea to plan on getting any inheritance from your older relatives. ... [W]ith each passing year, the pressures on the nest eggs of those older people will only grow. The truly rich will be fine, as they usually are. But a lot of other people, even retirees with net worths well into the seven figures, could end up spending every dime before they die.
(Link). Notice to all expectant children, indifferent grandchildren, harebrained nieces and nephews, etc:
- We have not yet dipped into our capital.
- We plan on living for ever.