Advance Payment Bond

An advance payment bond provides an estate’s executor or administrator an early release of funds for a specific purpose. The bond guarantees the return of an advance payment if the court later finds the executor or administrator wrongly took the money. The court...

Administration Bond

Surrogates require administrators to obtain an administration bond guaranteeing their faithful distribution of the deceased’s assets (when the deceased lacks a “Will and Final Testament.”) When a person dies intestate, it means they died without leaving behind a “Will...