Small Estate Probate

Small Estate Probate

Josiah M. had few possessions when he died, though he had many loving friends and family. He lived in a rented independent living facility, owned one car, and had several small bank accounts. His family began the process of probating his estate. His attorney suggested they take the small estate probate route. Probate occurs when…

3 Ways to Avoid Probate

3 Ways to Avoid Probate

Probate or avoid probate – one of the main issues you must decide when creating your estate plan.  For many people, probate is not the best solution for settling an estate. Probate proceedings can be long, expensive, and frustrating for the heirs and the executor. Fortunately, there are perfectly legal ways to avoid probate. Probate…