Blog Posts in July, 2013

Common Probate Issues - Funeral expenses

The general rule in Connecticut for married couples is that the funeral expenses are an expense of the estate, but if the estate doesn't have the money to pay...the surviving spouse pays. In the ...
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Does jointly-held property avoid probate in Connecticut?

I cannot tell you the number of times I have heard from someone that they were told by [insert name] that if they put their spouse or child on the deed to their house that they will avoid probate. ...
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