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May
10
2017
If a person dies and owns personal assets (bank accounts, certificate of deposits, brokerage accounts, a car or similar asset) which has a combined value of less than $100,000, instead of going thru the time, expense and delay of Probate, an interested person could use a Small Estate Affidavit to acquire control of the assets and pay the decedent’s bills and distribute the remainder to the decedent’s heirs at law.
May
10
2017
Probate is the legal process you may have to go through to gain access and control to the assets of a deceased person. If a person dies and upon his death he owns assets in his own name solely, (real estate or personal assets such as a bank account, brokerage account, house or car, with a combined total value of $100,000 or more) someone will have to petition the Probate Court