Need a bit of help navigating Probate?
Get the free guide
middle-aged executrix smiles confidently
flat lay image of journal doodle asking what's next

You’ve just been named executor… Now what?

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

You might also enjoy

mother talks with daughter on couch about estate planning

How to Choose the Executor of Your Estate

Choosing an executor can be one of the most difficult tasks in estate planning. Here are five important considerations you should consider when choosing an executor to administer your estate.

Read Story
What Do You Do With Someone's Stuff After They Die?

What Do You Do With Someone’s Stuff After They Die?

Can you just get rid of things? Here are your options and the way to do it correctly.

Read Story
Executor sits at glass table with coffee signing estate checks

Can an Executor Sign Checks for the Deceased?

As the executor? Nope. On behalf of the executor, or the estate? Sometimes. Here's a guide for whether executors can sign checks for the deceased, including all the best tips and alternatives.

Read Story
Our best stories, once a month.