Estate administrators in California have many responsibilities on their shoulders. It's also up to them to accomplish a number of different role-specific tasks. These duties and responsibilities can last for years, and are integral to the estate management after a loved one has passed away.
The American Bar Association lists off a few of the common duties of estate administrators. This includes:
- Examining the decedent's check register and check book for signs of debt
- Contacting any credit card companies that the decedent owned cards for
- Searching personal belongings for signs of a creditor