O'Reilly logo

Estate Planning, 5E by Stephen Maple

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

CHAPTER10

All About Probate

In This Chapter

  • The probate process
  • The executor and his or her duties
  • What expenses you can expect to pay
  • Ways to avoid probate altogether

I gave you a brief overview of probate and probate court in Chapter 7, pointing out what happens if you have no will. (You won’t let that happen now, will you?)

But by now, you’ve probably guessed that there’s more to probate than the concise explanation I provided earlier. This chapter tackles the frequently puzzling and misunderstood judicial arena of probate.

Probate Court

As you learned in Chapter 7, probate provides for an orderly transfer of property from the deceased ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required