nonprobate transfer

Definition of "nonprobate transfer"
  1. Distribution of property from a deceased individual that does not go through the probate process, often achieved by means such as joint tenancy, living trusts, or life insurance
How to use "nonprobate transfer" in a sentence
  1. Upon her mother's death, her house passed to her through nonprobate transfer.
  2. His life insurance was a form of nonprobate transfer to his children.
  3. The vehicle was transferred to the son as a nonprobate transfer upon his father's passing.

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