Ok so my grandpa passed away he had a will
Everything was given to my dad so my dad went to the bank today to show my grandpas death certificate and my dad had to show his drivers license the bank gave my dad 4 cashiers check but instead of them being in my dads name there in my dead grandfathers name why do they do it that way we have the will and death certificate but shouldn’t they have put it in my dads name instead of my dead grandfather
It sounds as though you need to probate the Will and open an account for the estate of your grandfather. The executor, after paying any debts, can then distribute the remaining funds according to the Will.
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