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My husband just passed away and had about 5000.00 of credit

My husband just passed away and had about 5000.00 of credit card debt spread out between 3 credit cards. Our home is paid for and I have a survivorship deed for it. Can the credit card companies get a lein or hold my home liable for the debt?

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I recieved property when i was 21 from my deceased father

i recieved property when i was 21 from my deceased father through his will. until i turned 21 my mother was the independent executrix of the property. i have had this property for 21 years to date without an acurate surveyed acreage which i now have. i want to file the new acreage for taxes but at the same time include my spouse in a joint tenancy with rights of survivorship. in the state of texas does my mother still have any claim to saidproperty since she was the independemt executix? would she need to sign a document releasing any claims to the said property? is the right of suvivorship deed valid in the state of texas since an undivided 1\2 interest would go through probate and a will could be contested should i pass before my spouse. we have no children but do have relatives that have always wanted the property and would lay claim to it if they could.

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My mother passed away, leaving her assets to my sister who

My mother passed away, leaving her assets to my sister who was on all her accounts as joint owner with rights of survivorship. My sister has moved all the assets under her name into one account. How do I get my portion now without paying taxes?JA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: okJA: Because laws vary from state to state, could you tell me what state is this in?Customer: TexasJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: Not yetJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: no

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We have several properties in Oklahoma where my late wife

We have several properties in Oklahoma where my late wife and I hold mineral rights as "Husband and Wife". The payments are very small from the current leases on the property as it is split between several family members ( it is a 1/16th split). The payments are less than $1k per year. How can we transfer the rights without probate in the state?

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Real estate in Alabama,jointly owned with right of

Real estate in Alabama,jointly owned with right of survivorship. Both parties pass with 120 hours. Both parties had 2 children from previous marriage. Who gets what?

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I own my home and did a loan modification. I want the house

I own my home and did a loan modification. I want the house to go to my daughter when I pass away so I would like her name on it now. What is the best way to handle this?

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My girlfriend of 12 years passed away recently, we have land

My girlfriend of 12 years passed away recently, we have land in both names, she had no will and two daughters who I assume would be the benefactors, what kind of form or paperwork would I need to get this in my name, this property was bought by me but we were together and her name was added, the property is in GA.

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Should I include a joint bank account in my father's will?

I am the administrator of my father's will in West Virginia. Do I have to include a joint bank account that was payable on death to me? Either on the probate or non probate forms in WV? My attorney had originally said he didn't think it would be included. I do have a sibling that may be offended if it were listed since she had no rights to the amount.I have paid all the outstanding bills and funeral/burial expenses out of this account also.

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My mother passed away on July 2nd of this year. She has a

Hello! My mother passed away on July 2nd of this year. She has a property that she had done a Transfer of deed upon death. This went to me along with the mortgage on it. She also named my brother and I beneficiary's on her 401k. The only other things that she owns is her household furniture,clothing,a lawn mower,pots pans ect. She had a credit card bill of about $9500.00. Is that something that I have to pay? I've been told no by a few people but I'm not sure. Can you help me please? Thank you! Carrie

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