Q: My husband passed with no will. All assists are in both our names. Do I need to probate anything?
A: If all of your assets are in both of your names, you most likely do not have to probate anything. If there are other assets that were not jointly titled and left over you may want to look to probate alternatives like a small estate affidavit to transfer them into your name. Consult with a local probate attorney if you wish to consider your options or need to transfer your husband's assets.
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