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    May 18, 2020

    Quick tips to create a South Dakota Trust

    What is a trust?

    A trust is a legal entity to which an individual titles property and assets for the benefit of another. Every trust contains a grantor, trustee, and beneficiary. There are many different types of trusts to choose from.

    May 13, 2020

    Washington vs South Dakota trust law

    Perhaps you are a Washington resident and the thought of using an outside fiduciary is unappealing. Using an outside fiduciary can offer a risk, but also considerable bene...

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    February 26, 2020

    America's Advisor Friendly Trust Companies for 2020

    In this post you are going to learn the secret sauce of picking ...

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    January 9, 2020

    Trust Protector vs. Trustee

    Trust protectors are a result of evolving new developments in the trust industry. The role of a trust protector is still relatively new in modern day trusts. A big difference with a trust protectorFalse

    December 13, 2019

    Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust | What Does a Trustee Do?

    Trustees have an array of responsibility when executing an Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust (ILIT). Knowing how to choose the right Trustee to manage the ILIT will save a lot of frustration,time, andFalse

    November 27, 2019

    Thanksgiving can cause a Trust Agreement change

    Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays of the year. It is a time for families to gather for a hefty meal and look back on all the things they have been thankful for. It is also a time that mostFalse

    November 4, 2019

    Is It Time To Fire Your Trustee? | Wealth Advisors Trust Company

    Do you need to fire a trustee? Trustees control everything. If you are the beneficiary of a trust it is important for you to have easy access to your funds. Unfortunately, some trustees make itFalse

    October 28, 2019

    Easy Trustee Distributions | Wealth Advisors Trust Company

    The right trust document, paired with an easygoing beneficiary, creates easy trustee distributions. A trustee has two main responsibilities when administering a trust. The first is investmentFalse

    October 21, 2019

    Financial Advisor Risks with Delegated & Directed Trusts | Wealth Advisors Trust Company

    Any time someone takes on a fiduciary duty, there is risk involved.

    Financial advisors’ risk will very. Trust assets offer an opportunity for advisors to further assist their clients. Often,False