What is Probate?
Probate is a Court process designed to pay debts and transfer assets from Decedent’s name.
What is an Executor?
An Executor is a person chosen to settle your estate and carry out the wishes set forth in your will.
What is a Successor Executor?
The person who will assume the Executor’s role and authority if your names Executor is unable or unwilling to act for any reason.
What is a Beneficiary?
Person(s)/charity(s) which you name who will receive a portion of your estate. You can divide your estate by percentages, outright monetary distributions or specific assets.
What is a Guardian?
If your have minor children, and a parent is unable to provide for your child’s care, the person(s) who you want to act on your child’s behalf for financial and/or medical needs.