What Is a TOD Beneficiary?

What Is a TOD Beneficiary

A person named as a transfer on death (TOD) beneficiary for an account will receive the assets held in it when the account owner dies.

What Exactly Is a Prenup?

What Exactly Is a Prenup

Signing a prenup doesn’t indicate that you don’t have faith in your marriage, just like buying car insurance doesn’t mean you expect to get in a crash.

How Do I Create a Trust?

How Do I Create a Trust

Trust funds are an essential estate planning tool. They can protect your assets while you’re alive and help ensure that you leave money to your children or other loved ones after you die.

How Do I Avoid Probate?

How Do I Avoid Probate?

There are good reasons why people want their estates to avoid probate, and a lot of ways to do it.

What Should I Leave Out of My Will?

What Should I Leave Out of My Will?

Unfortunately, there are several common missteps people make in their estate planning that can lead to unwanted results. Read on to discover the two things you should never include in your will, as well as what to substitute instead.