If you have been named an executor in a will, you probably have quite a few questions and concerns.
When a loved one passes away, you are bombarded with the responsibility of making funeral arrangements, and important financial decisions. While you are grieving the loss of your loved one, these responsibilities are overwhelming.
So, what exactly does being an executor of a will entail?
Being an executor isn't easy. You will have some difficult tasks to perform and important decisions to make. With so much going on in such a short period of time, it is challenging to make sure the legal issues are properly taken care of.
Please note that this article is a general summary of law and omits many important details, footnotes, and caveats. It is no substitute for legal advice from a lawyer based on your particular circumstances.