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February 2024

Thoughts on How to Structure a Trust

February 2nd, 2024|Categories: Essays|

I have conversations with clients about estate planning, and the topic of Trusts invariably comes up. Trusts can be good solutions to specific problems, but they can be expensive and complicated solutions to problems that have easy, inexpensive solutions. Trusts are used to leave money to people you do not trust—right now—to take care of your hard-earned assets. To know whether a Trust is the solution to your problem, we start by defining the problem (or problems) the Trust is intended to solve through a series of questions. Are you worried about what the heirs will do with an inheritance? [...]

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