If you file with the county PoD or ToD, those information became public and your Son/Daughter may get unsolicidated offers or proposals from service providers.
Any paper that is recorded with the county will be public information and is searchable online or at the recorder's office. So, your designated beneficiaries will be exposed to the public. This is true with any probate court documents.
Many scammers use those public information to contact people with valuables.
This might have little impact for Adults...
but for a minor...
I am not sure about that, if the money is big enough there will be law suits, no matter what.
artloversplus wrote: »
In my friends case, according to the will, she got nothing from the $5M estate so she will fight for it no matter what.
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