When you lose a parent, it can be one of the most emotional times of your life. Despite the grief, there will be estate administration matters that must be addressed. If a decedent leaves a Last Will it will be admitted by the Court for a probate process. If the decedent died without a Last Will or living trust the estate will go through a similar probate process. Although each state has slightly different procedures and rules, there are a few common things you should know that may help you … [Read more...] about Does My Parent's Estate Have to Go Through Probate?