Living Trusts

Make sure your assets are managed properly for the future. Learn all about living trusts, and what might make one a good fit for you.

What Is a Family Trust?

Revocable and irrevocable trusts both can play an important role in family trusts and estate planning.

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What You Need to Know to Set Up a Trust

Learn about the nature of a trust, and the basics of how one is set up.

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Revocable vs. Irrevocable Living Trusts-Which One is Right for You?

Even if you already know you want to draw up a trust, you may still be unclear as to whether to make it revocable or irrevocable. This quick overview…

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What is an Irrevocable Trust?

An irrevocable living trust can provide benefits not available with a revocable trust. Learn how an irrevocable trust can avoid taxes, protect…

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10 Estate Planning Must-Dos Before You Travel

No one likes to think of worst case scenarios before a trip, but there are certain estate planning documents you should have in place before you…

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Transferring Assets Into a Living Trust-Can You Do It Yourself?

You may have established a living trust, but it's not functional until you transfer ownership of your assets to it.

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Is There a Federal Inheritance Tax?

What's the difference between an estate tax and an inheritance tax? And should you be concerned about the implications of either on your estate plan?

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10 Tips to Avoid Probate

Avoiding the probate process can save money, speed up the transfer of assets to beneficiaries, and preserve family privacy. Some actions for…

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Will vs. Living Trust: What's Best for You?

Whether a living trust is better for you than a will depends on whether the additional options it provides are worth the cost.

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Top Three Benefits of a Living Trust

A living trust can help you avoid probate, save you money, and protect your privacy.

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