Don’t Make the Mistake of Forgetting to Fund your Living Trust

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There are a variety of individuals who are choosing to place their final affairs in a living trust as opposed to a will, because they offer unique benefits and allow the individual to remain in control of their assets until they pass. However, with living trusts continuing to grow in popularity, there are an overwhelming number of individuals who do not realize that funding your living trust is an extremely important part of the ...

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Benefits of a Living Trust

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As daunting of a subject as discussing your final wishes can be, it is extremely important if you want the ones you love most to be able to grieve in peace. With so many unique benefits of a living trust, many individuals are choosing to utilize living trusts over wills to settle their final affairs.

  • If avoiding probate is a main concern for you, a living trust may be the best option for your final wishes. When you avoid the probate ...
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Revocable Living Trusts Explained

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A revocable living trust is an alternative financial planning solution that allows your assets to be protected based on the unique situations of each phase of your life, without having to go through probate. A revocable living trust, more commonly known as a living trust, is created by the settlor to protect his or her Continue Reading →

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Bypass Probate Courts! Establish a Living Trust Now

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Most people simply want to leave their hard-earned money and other assets to those they love. But without the proper legal instruments (i.e., a will and a living trust), much of the money can get tied up in probate court and in the payment of probate fees.

A living trust can help you bypass the expensive and often unpleasant probate process. The probate process involves property appraisal, taking a home inventory, paying off outstanding debts and offering what’s left to heirs ...

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Trusting the Right Trustee

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A living trust can be an expedient and efficient way to deal with your assets upon your demise.  Because it is often quicker and cleaner than probate, some will choose to create a living trust to ensure that their personal effects are properly distributed after their death.  But selecting the right trustee for such a responsibility can be very difficult.

Consider first and foremost if the person you have in mind has enough time, expertise, and organizational skills to take on ...

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