Who Pays for the Funeral in Texas?

This question frequently comes up among family members after a loved one passes away. If you’re lucky, your loved one made plans for final arrangements prior to death and either prepaid the expenses or set aside sufficient funds for that purpose. On the other end of the spectrum, in a worst-case … [Read more...]

How Much Can I Spend on Funeral Expenses?

Most people who find themselves acting as personal representatives of loved ones’ estates don’t have any special training or experience to help them carry out their duties to the beneficiaries and creditors of the estates. Personal representatives often wonder how much they can spend on the funerals … [Read more...]