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If you leave your will to a relative who is married does spouse entitled to inheritance?

In either a community or equitable distribution state, an inheritance is consdiered to be …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 days ago

Dower rights

Dower rights are based on the state you reside in at the time a …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 10 days ago

Can I collect social security benefits if my husband didn't sign up for them?

Yes, you should be able to file for social security benefits based on your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 12 days ago

Do TOD stock proceeds have to be used to settle a deceased's estate?

Only assets of an estate need be used to settle debts of the deceased. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 19 days ago

What happens if a person dies and they do not have a beneficiary?

I assume that you are referring to a life insurance policy. In a case …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 19 days ago