Q: I have been living with my boy friend for over 15 years. Not engaged but may be soon what am i entitled to if he dies?
He would have to:
1. Put you in his will as a beneficiary and specify what you get- as specific bequests or his entire estate;
2. Put you on one or more financial accounts as a joint owner or as a beneficiary;
3. You would have to be on the deed to real estate as joint owners with right of survivorship.
Otherwise, you wouldn't be entitled to anything.
Steven Basche agrees with this answer
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