Does Life Insurance Go Through Probate? » Way Blog from www.way.com When it comes to estate planning, many people wonder if life insurance policies go through probate. Probate is the legal process of distributing a deceased person’s assets and settling their debts. It can be a complex and time-consuming process, so understanding how life insurance is handled can provide peace of mind for both policyholders and their beneficiaries. What is Probate? Probate is a legal…"Does Life Insurance Go Through Probate?"