Many people have heard they should avoid probate, but few understand what probate is and how the process works.
What is Probate?
Probate is the legal process that wraps up a person’s legal and financial affairs after their death. During the probate process a person’s property is identifies, cataloged, and appraised. In addition, probate makes certain any outstanding debts and taxes are paid. It can be a complex process, filled with very specific legal requirements.Read More