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If a couple has no will after the one dies who gets the remaining estate?

The estate will pass by intestate succession, or the rules who who gets what …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 day ago

I want to leave 50,000 to my daughter specifically to pay her mortgage.

You can have a will which states something to the effect of "To my …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Question about trust fund

1) You can only close the trust when the terms of the trust--the instructions …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

Executor lives 11 hours away and is useless and spitefull. The estate is open 6 almost 7 years

You can bring a legal action in chancery court (a part or division of …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 month ago

If a house is jointly owned and the husband passes away does the house go to the wife?

It depends on how they owned it jointly. If it was owned as "joint tenants …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 months ago