Retirement can be a confusing time in a person’s life.
Dying without a will basically means that you give up having control over who gets your property after your death and who will be the guardian of your minor children.
Will your debt continue to haunt you from beyond the grave? Find out what exactly happens to debt when you die, while you still owe.
I'm the executor of my mother's estate. She has an IRA where the beneficiary is her estate. When I withdraw this IRA into her estate account, how will this money be taxed?
After taking inventory of your possessions, including your home, vehicle, stocks, life insurance policies, etc., there are many steps you will need to take to protect these assets -- and yourself. There are many steps and documents that advisors will suggest you put into place immediately for your protection.
After someone dies, family members will need to locate all of the decedent's important papers.