An Heiress is a woman who is legally entitled to the property or assets of another person when that person passes away. An heiress is another name for a female heir. The term heiress was coined in the early 1900 and was commonly used when referring to very wealthy individuals, for instance “the oil heiress had first-class passage on the titanic”.
An Heiress as no extra rights over an heir, they are the same term just used to denote a specific gender.
An heiress can receive an inheritance advance
An heiress can receive an inheritance advance if she is in the probate process and does not want to wait for probate to be finished before receiving money. Heiress’ can contact an inheritance funding company and receive money with 48 hours as an advance on their estate.For More information you can visit our guides: Probate Guides, Inheritance Guides, Inheriting Real Estate, Inheritance Funding Options« Back to Glossary Index