I’ve Been Named As A Personal Representative in a Will. Now What?

May 17, 2018

Before a friend or loved one passes away, he or she may notify you that you have been named as the personal representative of his or her estate.  Being named as a personal representative means that your friend or family member trusts you to honorably and truthfully carry out his or her wishes after death.  […]

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Technology and Being a Personal Representative

December 13, 2017

After you pass away, you will almost certainly leave behind an estate that must be administered, meaning that someone will have to step in and make sure your remaining debts are paid and your assets are appropriately distributed to your beneficiaries.  This person will be called a personal representative or an executor.  Although the advent […]

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Personal Representative Misconduct

December 12, 2017

After someone passes away, there will need to be another person to step in and make sure that the deceased’s estate is properly distributed.  In some cases there is a will that will specifically name this person, who is called an executor or a personal representative.  When the deceased dies intestate, meaning there is no […]

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