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Is the spouse entitled to a portion of a revocable Trust if it reads

We assume you mean the spouse of the deceased sibling--if that is not what …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 days ago

Is a child responsible for the cost of a funeral when the spouse/executor refuses to pay?

Yes, the funeral home should put a claim against the estate. A person is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 13 days ago

How long does an estate trustee have to notify beneficiaries of the trust?

I am so sorry for your loss and for the situation.  You are quite …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 24 days ago

Can I get a copy of my Dad's bank records?

If you are the executor (as named by the will and confirmed by the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

What is a reasonable cost for simply getting a copy of a trust created for my mom?k a brief question here.

Sorry to hear about your mom. Since the copy of the Trust was emailed …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago