|Posted by Tonza Borden on October 31, 2012 at 3:25 PM||comments (0)|
LegalMatch Law Library Managing Editor, Ken LaMance, Attorney at Law
What is an Estate Sale?
An estate sale is any type of auction, yard sale, or garage sale that is meant to dispose of all or a significant portion...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Tonza Borden on May 21, 2012 at 11:05 AM||comments (1)|
Unfortunately, many of us feel that we have no need for an estate sale, but life presents many different adverse situations. Then those cherished items that belong to you or your family that you must dispose of are considered part of an estate. Therefore, estate (liquidation) sales are conducted for various reasons such as relocation, downsizing, change in lifestyle, debt, death, divorce, etc. As a result, more often than not, common estate sale items are thro...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Tonza Borden on October 24, 2011 at 4:35 PM||comments (0)|
Technically, an estate sale is a sale that is held for the purpose of liquidating all of the remaining belongings of a person who is deceased.
Estate Sales are usually arranged by the assigned estate executor.
This includes everything typically found in the ho...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Tonza Borden on October 24, 2011 at 4:20 PM||comments (0)|
Call the funeral home you have selected or ask a friend, family member, or clergy for a reference to a local funeral home.
If your loved one was a veteran, you may be able to get assistance with the funeral, burial plot, or other benefits. For information on benefits call the Veterans Administration at 800-827-1000. Also, the phone number for your local Veterans Agency is usua...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Tonza Borden on June 16, 2011 at 1:15 PM||comments (0)|
It's both an honor and a burden to serve as someone's executor. An executor is entrusted with responsibility for winding up someone's earthly affairs -- a big or little task, depending on the situation. Essentially, an executor is charged with protecting a deceased person's property until all debts and taxes have been paid, and seeing that what's left is transferred to the people who are entitled to it.
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