Claiming Benefits and Property Without Probate
After a death, it’s not necessary to get a probate court’s approval in order to transfer many valuable assets to the people who inherit them. All kinds of property, including real estate, cars, bank accounts, and stocks may not need to go through probate. It all depends on how the deceased person set things up.
Here are some articles that will help you sort through the assets in the estate you’re handling, and determine which ones require probate and which ones don’t.