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Do I have legal access to my family home?

Until the home goes through probate, it belongs to the "estate," not the beneficiaries …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 23 days ago

Mom passed away and her husband is selling their house. Do I get half?

If the house was owned by the two of them as joint tenants with …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If Im a single parent do I have to apply for guardianship of my children?

No, a biological parent automatically has legal guardianship over her minor children, unless she …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Release of funds before probate is finished.

Unfortunately, no funds or other assets can be distributed to heirs or beneficiaries until …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago

What legal rights does one spouse has to assets when the other spouse passes away?

What legal rights one spouse has to assets when the other passes depends on …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago