How Probate Works. A Guide for Executors, Heirs, and Families.

How to Find Out if Someone Died with Any Assets

Does this sound like you? “My uncle (or grandfather or other relative) died. I think he left me something. How do I find out if there are any assets?”We get these calls all the time.Let’s talk about why a lawyer isn’t the best person to call (yet), a few things you can do on your own, and when to hire a professional.

How to Navigate Family Inheritance Drama With Grace 956x538 blog

E53 How to Navigate Family Inheritance Drama With Grace [Podcast]

(1) When the Executor Fails to Preserve the Value of the Estate, (2) When the Executor Appears Biased, (3) When a Beneficiary Steals Estate Items, (4) When Siblings at Odds Inherit a Piece of Property Together, (5) When Co-Executors Disagree on How the Estate Should Be Administered

Where to Find Unclaimed Money 956x538 blog

Where to Find Unclaimed Money [Podcast]

(1) Former pension and retirement plans, (2) Life insurance policies, (3) Federal tax returns, (4) State departments of taxation…

Inheriting Money? Do These 5 Things First 956x538 blog

Inheriting Money? Do These 5 Things First

Expecting an inheritance windfall? You’re probably already making plans for what to do with the money. But there are a few things you can—and should—do to maximize the long-term value of your share of the estate and honor your loved one’s legacy.

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How to Probate a Will Out-of-State with Maureen Pritchard

Anthony shares the mic with his friend, Maureen Pritchard, a probate and estate attorney. Estates are always an issue to families of a decedent, and to clear things up in this area, Maureen shares her expertise with us. Listen as she answers common questions regarding probate and the decedent’s estate.