When a person passes away with or without a will, it won't be long before their estate goes through the probate process. While this is common, it doesn't mean that it always goes smoothly.
When creating an estate plan, it's important to understand the steps your family will face after your death. More specifically, the probate process.
If you have started thinking about estate planning, you are already taking positive steps to protecting your family’s future after you are gone. Estate planning will help ensure your family is provided for if something should happen to you.