Category: Probate

When is Probate Necessary?

When a person dies, their assets must be distributed. Titles must be transferred from the decedent to their devisees or heirs. All wills and intestate estates have to go through probate. The amount of involvement from the court, the challenges, and the expenses involved vary from estate to estate. An estate will be of concern…

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Three Ways to Avoid Probate in Colorado

Probate is the process of “proving” a will. After a person dies, the probate process ensures that an authentic will exists and is valid. The deceased’s assets are cataloged, and the rightful heirs to the property are determined. Probate fees can cost 5 to 10% of the value of an estate. You have worked hard…

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