Understanding Trust Protectors

Understanding Trust Protectors

Trust protectors are gaining popularity to help guard over assets. While there are many reasons to have a trust protector, the most common motivation is to help deal with an untrustworthy trustee. Should that ever happen, then a protector is surely the way to go. To help you better understand what a trust protector is […]

Why a Testamentary Trust Still Matters

Why a Testamentary Trust Still Matters

Testamentary trusts have taken a hit recently and have had their tax savings advantages restricted. This doesn’t mean they are going away though –  it’s quite the contrary. Testamentary trusts are still a very effective way to maintain control of the money you will be leaving to your beneficiaries. Read on to learn more about […]

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