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When a Beneficiary Dies First: What Happens Next?

In this episode, we discuss what happens when a beneficiary dies before the person who named them. If a named beneficiary passes away and there are no updates to the paperwork, Florida law steps in to determine the heirs, often requiring probate court involvement. Perry & Young explains the importance of successor beneficiaries to ensure your wishes are honored. Need help with probate or estate planning? Contact Perry & Young for expert guidance on navigating these complex situations.