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Joint Tenancy to Avoid Probate in California? Don’t Do It

December 28, 2009 by  
Filed under Estate Planning

Today’s Preventive Law Tip: If you are considering deeding your property to your child to avoid the cost of probate in California, beware of potential consequences. Once your child’s name is on the deed, your home becomes an attachable asset to your child’s creditors. ┬áIf he/she gets sued or files for bankruptcy, it is an […]