If you’ve recently lost a loved one, you may be feeling a bit overwhelmed. There are many things that need to be done in order to close out a deceased family member’s estate. This is the case, even if they were not ultra-wealthy.
Every year, millions of people lose loved ones who leave valuable assets behind, such as a home or other type of property. Depending on how the assets are titled – and whether or not the decedent had a valid will – some or all of these valuables may have to go through the process of probate.