Considering setting up a family trust to protect your assets? It may be one of the wisest decisions you ever make. A trust can give you the power to deal with future financial risks and give you full control of your assets. Additionally, a family trust can also be used to take advantage of income […]
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 […]
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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