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Daily Archives:Friday, November 21, 2014

Changing A Beneficiary In A Will

November 21, 2014

In Florida, after people write wills, there are sometimes changes in circumstances that necessitate making changes to the beneficiaries of the will. Sometimes people have a child after the will was written. In other cases, a person gets divorced from a spouse that was named as a beneficiary in the other will.

Whatever the reason that a change is needed, people sometimes forget that they need to change the beneficiaries in their wills. If they fail to do so, it can mean protracted probate fights or a person who should have inherited being left out….