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What does an executor do?

What does an executor do?

After the death of a family member or friend, you find that the deceased’s will names you as the executor of the estate. What does that mean and what do you need to do? An executor has a number of important duties. The main ones are to collect and safeguard the assets...
Attorney fees in probate: how do Pennsylvania lawyers charge?

Attorney fees in probate: how do Pennsylvania lawyers charge?

For many reasons, executors are well advised to use legal counsel to help them navigate through the probate process, look for tax savings, and make sure everything is done properly. How lawyers charge varies from state to state. This blog post explains the rules...
What to do When a Loved One Dies

What to do When a Loved One Dies

A loved one’s death brings on a period of grieving and stress. People often ask: “What do I do now?” There is often much to be done in a short time period. One has to deal with the sorrow of loss, while at the same time attending to practical concerns. This...