Need a bit of help navigating Probate?
Get the free guide
middle-aged executrix smiles confidently
mother talks with daughter on couch about estate planning

How to Choose the Executor of Your Estate

Dave Coffaro Photo Atticus Contributor
Dave Coffaro
Share on social media: 

You might also enjoy

Brown French bulldog lounges melancholy wearing sunglasses and white headphones

The Ultimate List of the Best Funeral Songs

Emotions run high while planning a funeral for a loved one, and choosing the right music to convey all the right messages is a difficult task. That's why Atticus created this Ultimate Guide to Funeral songs, that's sure to have something for everyone.

Read Story
Mailbox with letters sticking out of it and the words "How to Stop Mail for a Deceased Person" at the top

How to Stop Mail for a Deceased Person in 4 Simple Steps

It can be frustrating and upsetting to continue to receive mail for a deceased person. Here are the steps you can take to keep this from happening.

Read Story
Per Stirpes vs. Per Capita

Per Stirpes vs. Per Capita in Wills & Estates — Context + Advice

Per Stirpes refers to when a deceased beneficiary's share is split between their heirs, and Per Capita refers to that split going to the remaining beneficiaries instead.

Read Story
Our best stories, once a month.