What Is the Point of a Trust?

What Is the Point of a Trust

Thinking about what happens to your family when you pass away may be upsetting. However, it can be a good way to reduce the stress your loved ones will deal with during the grieving process.

What Is an Estate Plan?

What Is an Estate Plan

Nobody wants to think about how their loved ones will cope when they die. However, it’s important to plan effectively to ensure a smooth transition of your wealth and worldly possessions — even if you’re young or feel like you don’t have much to leave behind.

Why are Living Trusts a Good Idea?

Why are Trusts a Good Idea

Whether you are trying to protect your assets from possible creditors, prevent young heirs from spending their inheritance or minimize estate taxes, there is likely a trust for you.

What’s Involved with Being a Trustee?

What’s Involved with Being a Trustee

Being a trustee is difficult but adopting these four best practices employed by professional trustees will go a long way to ensure that you’ll effectively execute your duties and mitigate your liability.

How Do Special Needs Trusts Work?

How Do Special Needs Trusts Work

Special needs trusts can help fund quality-of-life improvements for the beneficiary, such as a phone, a trip or a private room in a group care facility.