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What is a Revocable Trust, and Do I Need One?

Learn what a revocable trust is and what it can do for you. Trusts are not just for the rich. We discuss the benefits to a revocable trust for the average person, along with the reasons some individuals may not want a trust.
of your estate is the attorney hired for the probate process. The state of Wisconsin requires a p…s probate system if the gross amount of assets at the https://pedlaw.com/blog/what-revocable-trust-and-do-i-need-one

Death and Debt, Who Pays Mom's Bills?

Find out who has to pay a deceased parent’s debts after they pass away. What happens if the medical bills and credit cards are larger than the whole estate?
f her property is required to go through the probate system. This is the court process where the https://pedlaw.com/blog/death-and-debt-who-pays-moms-bills

What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

Do you have a Last Will and Testament? Many are under the impression that if they pass away, their property will all go to their spouse, but that is not always the case. Find out how the State of Wisconsin handles someone passing away without a Last Wil…
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What to Do After a Love One Dies?

Dealing with the death of a loved one can be overwhelming. Knowing what needs to be done before dealing with the loss of a loved one can be very beneficial.
with an attorney can help determine whether probate is necessary in your loved one…w if the estate will have to go through the probate system. In Wisconsin https://pedlaw.com/blog/what-do-after-love-one-dies

Estate Planning: Deciding on a Personal Representative

Learn about the responsibilities of a personal representative and figure out who would make a good personal representative for you.
iding whether to hire an attorney to handle probate Managing assets and dis… can lead to a prolonged probate administration and could come across as ins https://pedlaw.com/blog/estate-planning-deciding-personal-representative

How Long Does Probate Take In Wisconsin?

Find out how long the probate process is in Wisconsin and what causes an estate to stay in probate for so long.
the goal for most is to avoid probate. Probate is the legal process for determining heirs…s estate is required to go through the probate system if the gross amount of assets at the https://pedlaw.com/blog/how-long-does-probate-take-wisconsin