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What Does It Mean to Be Named Executor of a Will?

If you’ve been named the executor of a will, it means the decedent has entrusted you with making sure their last wishes are carried out. Here's what you need to know about the role you’ll play.

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How Do Living Trusts Work?

Living trusts are a type of estate planning tool that helps you distribute your assets according to your wishes. Learn what a living trust is and how it works.

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Can You Sell a Haunted House? A Spirited Look at Property Disclosures

Regardless of whether they're friendly, you may find that your ghostly tenants start causing trouble when it’s time to sell. This guide should help you understand the legal implications of selling a haunted house. 

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What Liability Do You Take on When Trick-Or-Treaters Come Onto Your Property?

Trick-or-treating comes with some risks, especially for trips and falls. Find out about liability for these incidents to ensure you're protected this spooky season.

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What Is Attorney-Client Privilege?

Attorney-client privilege protects your right to confidential communications with your lawyer. Understanding how it works can help you ensure confidentiality if you ever need legal representation.

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Will They or Won't They? What Your Will Can and Can't Do

Wills have limits. So, before you leave a large sum of money to Fido, you should understand what you can and can’t do with this important legal document.

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What Is a Trust and How Does It Work?

Setting up and managing trusts can be complex, so it's essential to understand how they work. So, what is a trust, and is it the right option for you?

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What's the Difference Between a DWI and DUI?

Depending on the state you live in, DWI and DUI might denote different types of charges. Here's what you need to know.

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