The Most Common Needed Information Not Shared with Executors

The duties of an executor can be quite extensive, and that job is made more difficult by missing or lost information. As an executor, a person is responsible for sorting out the finances of the person who passed. They will pay debts and taxes and what remains is distributed to the heirs properly.  There are […]

9 Things You Should Document for Your Estate

We all know that we should have a plan in place for our estate, but it is so easy to procrastinate, thinking that we must meet up with an estate attorney and spend hundreds, if not thousands of dollars to get our affairs in order. It doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive, and once […]

Why You Should Invest in a Will

Can you imagine how it would feel to know that your final wishes did not go as planned and it caused devastating circumstances for those you left behind? The only way to be sure this doesn’t happen is to create a will. According to The Balance, between one-half and two-thirds of American adults don’t have […]

Common Struggles of a Personal Representative

The process of being a Personal Representative can be overwhelming and frustrating for someone who is unfamiliar with administering an estate. Even if this isn’t your first time being assigned as a personal representative, it can be very overwhelming. A personal representative has many duties and we cover those in our blog “Duties of an […]

Duties of an Executor of an Estate and How a Professional Organizer Can Help

When you are called to be the executor of the estate of a loved one, there are many tasks at hand. Tracking down papers, calling all the creditors, caring for your family and your own grieving can all become overwhelming. Do not worry, we are here to offer some advice and show you how a  […]