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Is my wife's family entitled to any of her assets?

I am so sorry for your situation.  If there is no Will then your …

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I have 2 sisters who share equally in my Will but 1 now has dementia, do I need to change my Will?

Yes, you need to change your will. You can put the money/assets that wil …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 23 days ago

Succession/order of claims on the estate of someone who does not leave a will.

Yes they do. When someone dies "intestate" (i.e. without a Will), then their heirs …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Who is in charge of the sale of my late mother's house?

If the house was in a trust, then your brother as trustee is in …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago