Myth: The Probate Process Takes Years

Fact:  The truth is most estates are finished with probate within a year and Colorado has laws which have made the process more streamlined in recent years. There is a mandatory waiting period of six months – the creditor claim period – in Colorado. This...

What is Probate?

What is Probate? Probate is the official way an estate is settled under the supervision of the court. A personal representative, usually a surviving spouse or an adult child of the deceased, is appointed by the court if there is no Will, or nominated by the deceased...