Articles in Family Concerns

Last Will and Testament: The Only Way to Have the Final Say

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2011-09-09 16:15:38 | Family Concerns

Executing a last will and testament is the only way to have the final say in how you want your affairs handled The last will is used to designate beneficiaries, establish guardianship, express burial ...

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Probated: Tips For Keeping Inheritance Property Out of Probate Court

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2011-09-20 07:31:15 | Family Concerns

Probated refers to decedent estates held in probate court Unless a person establishes a trust, everything they own must be transferred to probate court until their last will is validated and outstandi...

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What is Probate and Can it Be Avoided?

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2011-09-27 11:36:29 | Family Concerns

What is probate is a common question amongst individuals establishing estate planning and those entitled to inheritance property Probate is required within all 50 states...

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Understanding How the Probate Process Works

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2011-12-25 03:32:46 | Family Concerns

The probate process is required within the US...

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Administrator Responsibilities For Settling Probate Estates

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2012-03-09 17:53:52 | Family Concerns

Being an Administrator for probate estates can encompass a myriad of duties Much depends on whether decedents execute a last will and testament...

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Tips For Appointing a Wills Probate Personal Representative

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2012-03-15 20:10:46 | Family Concerns

Wills probate refers to a type of legal protocol used to settle decedent estates Upon death the last will and testament is filed through probate court for review...

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Using Estate Planning to Reduce Family Disputes Over Inheritance

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2012-07-19 03:03:09 | Family Concerns

No one wants to think family disputes over inheritance will be an issue, but it happens all the time Death tends to magnify existing family dysfunction, but can also be the catalyst for inappropriate ...

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Settling Decedents Estates Through Probate

Posted by Simon Volkov | Published 2012-09-23 01:18:21 | Family Concerns

Decedents makes reference to people that have passed away The term is commonly used in estate settlement proceedings pertaining to trusts and a written last will and testament...

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