We cannot stress enough the importance of planning to avoid probate court. Probate is a court-supervised process of gathering a deceased person’s assets and distributing them to creditors and inheritors. Even without troubling family dynamics, the probate process is something you want to avoid. It is public, time consuming, stressful and can be very costly – during an already tough time for your loved ones. Many have heard horror stories about probate court, but you simply cannot imagine how taxing it can be unless you’ve experienced it yourself… Click HERE to read more.