Most people have probably heard that it's a good idea to avoid probate, though they may not fully understand why. Essentially, the reason you may wish to avoid probate is because it's extremely time consuming and expensive, often tying up property for months, and almost always requiring the assistance of an attorney. The best way to avoid probate, therefore, is to simply line up your assets so that there is nothing in your name that does not automatically pass to someone else at your death. To learn more about avoiding probate, choose from the list of titles below.
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