What is probate?

When a person dies, the assets that they have accumulated throughout their lives need to be dealt with. If there is a Will present, it will set out what is to happen to those assets. If there is no Will , the law determines how the assets are divided. There needs to be authority given to somebody … Continue reading What is probate?

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Letter of Administration & its Importance

In movies, when a person passes away, you’ll see a guy in a suit reading out words from a paper, known as a will, to a certain audience, usually family members of the deceased. However, in reality, there are situations whereby a person passes on without leaving behind a will. In such cases, a letter … Continue reading Letter of Administration & its Importance