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Dealing with an Estate

Dealing with an Estate

Practical, step-by-step information about what you need to know when dealing with an estate. Learn what is involved if you are asked to be an executor, the ten steps to settle an estate, and the steps to take if you need to probate the will.

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People's Law School
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January 2016 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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self-help & forms
executor, role of the executor, probate, probate process, probating a will, estates, distributing the estate, beneficiaries