Forwarding or redirecting mail after a death should be taken care of as soon as possible, as there may be information sent that requires your immediate attention (such as credit card bills, mortgage payments, or other services that need notification of death).
Proof of death is required to deal with the majority of estate matters. Proof can come in various forms. Below is an explanation of the types of proof of death, some examples of when it may be required, and where they can be obtained.
How To Settle an Estate: Free Executor Checklist in Canada
Being named an executor or administrator of an estate when a loved one passes can be an overwhelming and stressful situation. You may not have the slightest idea where to start, and it can feel like a mountain of work ahead of you.