6 Expert Tips to Politely Decline Your Parents’ Heirlooms

Erin WileyArticles

An article by Susan Shain at Student Loan Hero on politely decline your parents' heirlooms. Read it here.

According to Wiley, she suggests phrases like:

  • “It’s so special you want to pass that down to me.”
  • “That’s such an interesting collection of [Russian nesting dolls].”
  • “I don’t want to disappoint you, but I simply don’t have room for any extra furniture.”