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House Contents when Someone Dies?

June 9, 2022
It is quite a tragedy when a loved one passes away. You may want to remember them by keeping sentimental objects from their home, or perhaps they wanted you to inherit a specific item.
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Why Do So Few Black Americans Have Wills?

March 2, 2022
When actor Chadwick Boseman died, he didn’t have a will. Neither did recording artists Prince and Aretha Franklin. Each time the news broke, there was surprise that such notable names hadn’t made estate plans. Yet, estate planning isn’t as common as experts argue it should be, particularly among Black Americans.
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What are Considered Assets of the Estate?

February 11, 2022
This is an important question to ask, because the answer could tell you whether you need to worry about estate taxes, beneficiary issues or probate concerns.
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Debt collection of the deceased

January 17, 2022
Losing your spouse is a painful, confusing time, but add to that repeated calls from an aggressive debt collector and a bad situation suddenly can get even worse.
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What are the Executor's duties?

January 17, 2022
At some point in your life, there’s a good chance you’ll be tasked with acting as the executor of an estate. The designation is both an honor and an obligation.
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What Taxes Have to Be Paid When Someone Dies?

January 13, 2022
Tax obligations continue on despite the passing of a loved one, and in some cases, come about because of it. Tax deadlines pose a challenge for grieving families.
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Giving A Child Access to Bank Accounts? Should I?

December 31, 2021
Would your loved ones have necessary access to your bank accounts after you die to help carry out your last wishes and handle arrangements?
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What Is Probate?

November 12, 2021
The probate process gets a bad reputation, but it’s the reality many families will face. It is a process that can function well for some small estates.
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Will I Live Longer, if I Babysit the Grandchildren?

July 13, 2021
Looking for an extra incentive to spend some quality time with your grandchildren? Try telling their parents that it could extend your life.
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