Written by attorney Steven Anderson Leahy

Mr. Know-It-All: Filing Jointly and Scams

In this week's Mr. Know-it-All: Jim and I address another scam that has been going around and we answer a question submitted by a viewer: "I am helping my aged mother with her finances, can I add my name to her account so I can avoid probate in the future?"

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