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Understanding Common Legal Terms That Describe Loved Ones in Estate Planning

28th Jan, 2022 Missouri Probate by

While watching a movie or reading a book about wealthy individuals and their families, you may have come across terms such as “heir,” “descendant,” and “next of kin.” Though made-for-Hollywood storylines use these terms interchangeably, words describing familial relationships have distinct definitions. Using the correct terms is critical in wills, […]