Inheritance Law For Your Zip Code

Thursday, September 28th, 2023


Welcome to the fastest and easiest way to find out about Inheritance Law in your state. Here, you'll find clear and accurate information about:

Wills & Intestacy

Paying Debts

  • When someone dies, their bills keep coming due. Learn which ones to pay and which ones you can legally walk away from.
  • Secured Debts:
    • Mortgage Payments:  Mortgage payments are still due on a house after someone dies. Here's how to pay the bills.
    • Car or Boat Payments: If there are other secured loans, those still must be paid, or the property must be surrendered.
  • Unsecured Debts: Unsecured debts like credit card debt die with the debtor. Their personal liability is not passed on to their heirs.

Free Inheritance Info for Every U.S. State & Zip Code