Wills

Settling an Inheritance Without a Notary

Summary Step 1: Determine if a notary is required Step 2: Search for beneficiaries Step 3: Search for creditors Step 4: Obtain a Certificate of Heredity and Death Step 5: Take the certificates to the deceased’s bank Step 6: Report the estate received It is possible to open an estate…

Why You Should Always Leave a Will

Most people should have a will. Wills can distribute your property, name an executor, name guardians for children, forgive debts and more. Having a will also means that you, rather than your state‚Äôs laws, decide who gets your property when you die. In most cases, wills are typewritten legal documents…