Executor & Executrix Limitations With Wills?

Answer After a will is prepared by a person, called a testator, an executor (male) or executrix (female) is appointed to carry out the testator's wishes after the person dies. As the administrator of the... Read More »

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How to Name an Executor of a Will?

An executor of your will is a person named to handle your affairs after you die. When choosing an executor, you must find a reliable, trustworthy person who will handle the duties in an honest mann... Read More »

What does it mean to be the executor to a will?

An executor of a will is an individual appointed and sworn in by a court who has the responsibility of settling an estate by completing tasks like paying bills and selling property. Often, the exec... Read More »

How to Be an Executor?

An executor of a will is the person tasked to handle a deceased person's final wishes, whether it be financial distribution or property transfers. The executor is also in charge of funeral arrangem... Read More »

How much do i pay an executor of a will?

Compensation for executors is limited by state laws, which vary, but fees usually range from two to four percent of the assets of the estate. Since executor fees are based on the value of an estate... Read More »