Dividing personal property

Dividing Personal Property in an Estate

One of the most challenging jobs for a successor trustee or personal representative of an estate: dividing personal property among the beneficiaries or heirs. If you’re in charge of administering an estate, how do you decide which of your siblings gets the silver, who gets the antique furniture, and how you’re going to handle thousands…

What is a Fiduciary?

What is a Fiduciary?

You may have heard or read the term: fiduciary. But what is a fiduciary? In this podcast episode, we go through some of the kinds of relationships that are included. The term covers at least these: A conservator of a living person’s estate (which can sometimes include someone acting as if they were the conservator,…