How to Be Made an Executor With No Will?

Answer When a person dies without a written will it is called dying "intestate." In such cases, the deceased person's property will be administered by a county probate court. The court will appoint a per... Read More »

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DIY Executor of Will?

While larger and more complicated estate matters are often handled by a professional, many times a person trusted by the family or appointed by the court is named as executor to administer the will... Read More »

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 »

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 »

How to Pass on a Copy of My Will to the Executor?

When and how you decide your executor should receive a copy of your will depends on your relationship with him and whether you want the will's contents to remain completely private until your death... Read More »