I Have Been Named Executor of an Estate. What Does This Mean?

In all likelihood, the average person has never served as an executor for someone’s estate.  In many instances, the executor named in a will remains unaware of having been chosen for the position until after a loved one’s death. If one of these situations applies to you, it's smart to do a little … [Read more...]

Probating a Will in Texas

The initial shock of losing a loved one can be crippling, but those closest to the departed soon realize there are many questions to answer and decisions to be made. Did the deceased have a burial plan?  Did he or she purchase a cemetery plot or other plan?  Who should you call, and when should you … [Read more...]