Dying is something you don’t think about when you are young, and you avoid thinking about when you are old. As Jim Morrison said, “No one here gets out alive.”
It’s been almost two years since I talked about Trusts, Wills, POAs, POD & TOD, and avoiding Probate. Yes, these are things grown-ups should address.
Even more pressing, you should make sure that the geezers in your life have these ducks in a row. Following through can save you headaches, frustration, and thousands of dollars.
This is one of the first Chip’s Money Tips videos I did a few years ago. It’s about Avoiding Probate. Stay tuned. I’ll cover the other topics this week.
> Probate Shortcuts – By State or click here, choose your state, click Probate Shortcuts
> Allowable Probate Fees – California
> Allowable Probate Fees – Ohio
> Use a Revocable Living Trust to Avoid Repeating Probate in Several States
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