Learn how to respond when the family of a deceased client calls and asks, “What do we do now?” Gain a practical guide that goes beyond estate administration basics and deals with other “death questions” that often arise. Take a look at common issues that arise for a decedent’s family and discover practical answers for their questions, solutions for their problems, and resources for their needs. Explore how to get started with your client, set up bank accounts, deal with probate and non-probate assets, handle funeral and burial issues, get rid of property, settle with creditors, and wrap up the estate.
Summary of ContentsFuneral and Burial Issues
Getting Started with Your Client
Setting up Bank Accounts
Dealing with Probate Assets
Handling Non-Probate Assets
Real and Personal Property – How to Get Rid of Stuff!
Settling with Creditors – Getting the Bills Paid
Wrapping up the Estate