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Learn about wills, trusts, probate and more. You'll find lots of free legal articles on a wide variety of topics with a special emphasis on information for executors of an estate and trustees.
Everyone should create a basic estate plan. Here are some overview articles.
You probably don't need a lawyer to create an effective estate plan. Quality software, books, and legal forms can get the job done for less than one hundred dollars.
The quintessential estate planning document.
The most common trust is a living trust, which helps avoid probate.
Probate is the legal process - involving the probate court - of distributing assets after someones death. It's not always necessary, and is an expense that can be avoided.
Find out how different types of assets are passed on.
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