Trusts

5 Useful Features for an Asset Protection Trust

5 Useful Features for an Asset Protection Trust

When designing a trust to protect assets against nursing home spend-down, lawsuits, scam artists, undue influence from family or acquaintances, or other hazards, we use certain features over and over again. These features make the trust more user-friendly, allowing...
#1 reason why trusts fail

#1 reason why trusts fail

A trust can have powerful effects – protecting assets from long term care costs, safeguarding an estate from loss due to unexpected events, preserving benefits for the disabled, saving probate and legal costs … the list goes on. But many trusts fail to work as...