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Can a bank foreclose and sell home without giving the executor and beneficiary notice?

Whether you had probated the will yet (and thus whether or not you were …

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My mother has been put into a Alzheimer's hospital, how can I get a copy of her Trust?

A will only takes effect when the person who made the will (the "testator") …

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Are my children responsible for any debts that might be left after I die?

No: debt is not inherited.  One caveat: while debt is not personally inherited, liens, …

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Will my documentation be accepted in Probate Court regarding the oral representations by my late father?

No, the judge will not accept their statements for two reasons. First, the rules …

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