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Month: January 2017

What is Probate?

Probate is the legal process in which a Court administers a person’s legal and financial matters after their death. There are two types of probate estates – testate and intestate. A testate estate is when a person dies with a will. The will is submitted to Court for a determination of whether the will is …

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Do I Need a Trust?

It is a common misconception that only the very wealthy need a Trust. A Trust is just one of many estate planning tools to consider when preparing an estate plan. Simply put, a Trust is an agreement in which the Settlor, the person creating the Trust, transfers their property to a third party, a trustee, …

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