What happens in probate when there isn’t a will?

Probate proceedings are often very predictable. After all, many people invest a lot of time and effort in creating a thorough estate plan. Their loved ones know exactly what their wishes were and who should receive what property. They simply need to follow the probate...

Handling your savings bonds as you do your estate planning

Savings bonds aren’t as popular as they used to be. However, if you’re old enough to have received them as gifts from parents or grandparents or you inherited theirs, you could have some highly valuable assets. As you’re working on your estate plan, it’s crucial not...