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Will The Money In My Bank Account Pass Through My Will?

Most people incorrectly believe that the money in their bank account will automatically pass through their will in whatever way the will dictates. However, it is very common for a bank account to be opened either as a JTWROS (“joint tenants with right of survivorship”) account or as a POD (“payable on death”) account. In […]

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What Is Community Property And Separate Property In Texas?

When you are married  you have community property and separate property in Texas. Each spouse has full testamentary power (the ability to say who gets which of those assets in their will) over their own separate property, but they have testamentary power only over one half of the community property in the relationship. And if […]

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