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What to do if the last named beneficiary dies without meeting state requirements for succession?

If there is a will or trust, first see if there is a residuary …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

How to determine who is entitled to inherit?

Let me see if I can dissect this for you.  First, a trust is …

Blackburn Law Firm answered 6 years ago

What does being someone's "estate" mean?

The term "estate" with respect to a person's Will, trust or intestate proceeding means …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

Is a Trust better to have vs a Will?

A trust is not necessarily better to have than a will.  A trust is …

Blackburn Law Firm answered 6 years ago

If I inherit a house from someone who owes more than the house is worth, am I responsible for that debt?

Do you mean do you inherit it subject to the mortgage on the proeprty? …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago