Divorces can be liberating for many Texas couples. Unfortunately, they can also be financially disastrous. However, a new trend is helping some spouses manage costs and come out of the divorce process relatively unscathed.
Typically, Texas residents and other people throughout the country are asked to be the executors of their parents or spouses' estates. There are several tasks that an executor must complete to navigate probate successfully. The first step is to find the will and guard the estate's property. This could mean gathering mail and changing the locks on a home. Locating the will is critical because it will be needed to start the probate process.