Why Do I Have to Sign a Renunciation?

Why Do I Have to Sign a Renunciation?   What happens when one of the heirs to a loved one’s estate requests the other heirs to sign a renunciation form? What is a renunciation and why is it necessary to probate an estate?   What is the Purpose of a Renunciation?   If the decedent […]
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How Can an Estate Administrator be Appointed in Pennsylvania?

How Can an Estate Administrator be Appointed in Pennsylvania?   A will is an important document which directs who receives the deceased’s money and property at death. But a will also states who will serve as the personal representative of the estate to handle the legal and financial matters.   If the deceased died without […]
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What are Letters Testamentary and Letters of Administration?

What are Letters Testamentary?   When a loved one passes away, an estate must usually be raised for the deceased person. An estate stands in place of the deceased so that the legal and financial affairs can be administered after death.   Letters Testamentary is the authorizing document issued by the Register of Wills appointing […]
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