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Month: November 2019

Not every Maryland estate has to be probated

Many Maryland residents draft a will so that they can decide who inherits their assets instead of a judge doing that for them. Even still, a testator's estate must be probated. It's during this process that a probate can decide to handle things differently. There are...

Consider the following potential issues with your trustee choice

More than likely, you will discover that one of the most important and challenging decisions you will make during estate planning is choosing the individuals who will represent your interests. If you decide that a trust will do that best, you will need to choose a...

Common executor errors that could lead to trouble

If you agreed to serve as the executor of the estate of a loved one, you may have gotten an overview of your responsibilities. Now that your loved one has passed away, you may find yourself intimidated by those responsibilities. The last thing you want to do is make a...

What does it mean to open an estate?

If you find yourself serving as a decedent's personal representative or the executor of their estate for the first time, then it's likely that you're not exactly sure of all the responsibilities that you need to fulfill. There are many. The first step that you should...