I've been named the executor of a will. Now what?

The executor of a will is responsible for carrying out a deceased loved one's wishes. If someone named you the executor, you'll need to learn more about what your role will be, which includes ensuring their assets are distributed to the beneficiaries.

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Kylie Ora Lobell

by Kylie Ora Lobell

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Updated on: February 16, 2023 · 4 min read


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