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What Happens to My Will When I Die?


When someone dies, the original of that person’s Will must be deposited with the Probate Court.   The Will becomes a public record and anyone can ask to read it. If all of the deceased person’s property is in a … Continue reading

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When is the Reading of the Will?


We’ve all seen movie scenes depicting the heirs and friends of the dearly departed gathered in a lawyer’s office for a suspense filled “reading of the Will.”  This is usually accompanied by some dramatic event, such as an “outsider” or … Continue reading

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