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New Maine Wills, Trusts, Probate Legal Questions & Answers

Are life insurance benefits part of an estate?

Life insurance proceeds pass directly to the named beneficiary as listed on the policy. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Am I allowed to keep cash found inside an item I inherited?

If the will specifically left her cash or money to another person or persons, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Is a life insurance policy part of an estate?

Certain assets of a deceased are not part of their estate. Thing such as …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago

inventory and certificate of value information.

I am so sorry for her loss.  When a person passes away their belongings …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 11 months ago

Who has the right to own the estate.

If there was no will (you do not mention a will), then when your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago