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We tend to think kids must always inherit fortune from their parents.
However, there are some people who plan to pledge majority of their fortune to charities, instead of handing it down to their offspring.
The James Bond star Daniel Craig, who has two daughters, thinks that inheritance is distasteful and will get rid of it before he goes.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay doesn’t want to spoil his five kids by giving them his fortune.
Simon Cowell, the creator of X Factor and Got Talent, will probably give his money to kids or dogs charity.
to hand down: to pass something onto someone younger.
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