Q: My daughter died at age 35 in Florida, 401K left to dead Grandmother, Grandad still alive. Does it go to him or estate?
They were married at her death and he was her beneficiary of life insurance in SC.
A: Any account or life insurance that has a beneficiary goes directly to beneficiary outside of a probate. You didn't mention if she owned Florida real estate or if she had a will. Different rules would apply for intestate or homestead property.
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