Bella Vista, AR asked in Estate Planning for Arkansas

Q: I live in Ark. If my husband dies without a will does everything of his go to his children before his spouse?

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Brandon M Haubert

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A: No. First, you have to see how everything is titled. If it was titled as husband as wife, then it will go to you before his children. If it was in his name and he had named beneficiaries, then it will go to the beneficiaries. If it was in his name without beneficiaries, then it will go to his spouse and children.

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