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My father is elderly and his wife just left him. They have a
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hi I was wanting to know my legal rights about obtaining my trust fund and personal property and what Avenue I would need to do or go about getting that I know that the trust fund is tied up in CDs wh… read more
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my step mother, Diane, is terminally ill and will pass away
my step mother, Diane, is terminally ill and will pass away within the next month, if not sooner. My father passed away 10 years ago. There is a trust in place while both were alive that is still in e… read more
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My 91yr old mother died in her home state, Missouri, this January of Alzheimer's. She and dad, who died in 2003. had a family trust naming their 3 sons as equal benes of her approx $230,000 estate. Yo… read more
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Second marriage situation... Both Husband and Wifes have seperate Revocable Trusts representing his/her prior acquired property/residence. Husband lives with Wife in her residence. Husband is sick, la… read more
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