Month: April 2021

Which assets qualify for probate?

As you assemble your estate plan, you realize how the probate process may hamstring your efforts to have your heirs and beneficiaries receive their assets as quickly as possible. Which assets should you worry about most? AARP reviews assets commonly subject to...

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Can a judge overrule a will?

During probate, the main job of the court is to ensure the validity of your will and other estate documents. At this time, anyone with interest in your estate can contest your will. When a will contest occurs, explains the judge can overrule your will. He or...

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