If You Die Without a Will, Does Your Spouse Inherit Your Entire Estate?

If You Die Without a Will, Does Your Spouse Inherit Your Entire Estate? If you are married and you die without a Last Will and Testament, you may mistakenly believe that your spouse will still inherit your entire estate. Not so fast. Who will inherit your estate depends on several different factors: 1. How is your property titled? Is your property titled in your name alone, in joint names with your spouse, in joint names with a child or other relative, or does it have a beneficiary designated? Knowing how all of your property is titled is the real key to understanding [...]