My mom wants to leave her house to me, since I'm the only girl. My brothers may try and contest this in probate court. What can my mom do to be sure I receive ownership of the house upon her death?
Wicked stepmothers are the stuff of Grimm’s fairy tales. Widowed stepmothers are the root of real-life inheritance wars.
Many business owners build their businesses hoping that they will continue to generate income for their heirs, after they pass away. However, businesses often die or lose significant value when the owner dies.
These documents could save money but can lay estate planning traps.
Do I file 2018 tax returns for my father? He passed away in October 2018.
A new "Maryland Augmented Estate Law" has been enacted by the legislature. This law greatly enlarges a husband's or wife's protections to receive at least a minimum "Piece of the…
If your parents are at a point where they struggle with their financial affairs, increasing your family communication can help them get the help they need.
Siblings of the caregiver sometimes resent the fact that the person providing the care gets paid by the government, even though it is a modest wage.
There are limited actions you can take, if you're disinherited.
Probate is what's left over When someone dies, property will be transferred from them to someone else by Title or Contract. One form of trust transfer is a Revocable Living…