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Part 3 of 11 What Is A Trust? In general, a trust is a legal relationship, represented by a legal document, in which one person (or qualified trust company), the trustee, holds property for the … more
Part 2 of 11 By taking some simple steps now, you can spare your family a lot of time and money. How much? Probate court proceedings after a death can drag on for a year and cost tens of thousands … more
Part 9 of 11  What Is a Testamentary Trust?          A testamentary trust is a provision in a will that appoints a trustee to manage the assets of the … more
    Although there are many types of Irrevocable Trusts, the topic is very complicated, (information gathered from Investorpedia) so I thought I would inform you this week and next … more
As we begin this New Year, 2021, I would again like to introduce myself and this series which will appear for the next 52 Fridays. I am a retired professor for the State University of New York … more
Part 6 of 11 What Are The Disadvantages Of The Living Trust? Although you do not have to go through the costly process of probate, the living trust is not without disadvantages, which include … more
How Does an Irrevocable Trust Work? An irrevocable trust typically transfers your assets out of your (the grantor’s) estate and potentially out of the reach of estate taxes and probate, but … more
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