Description: For example, a living trust is often an express trust, which is also a revocable trust, and might include an incentive trust, and so forth. Alphabetic list of trust types [ edit ] Asset-protection trust : The concept of an asset-protection trust encompasses any form of trust that provides for funds to be held on a discretionary basis .
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Description: Revocable living trusts were often touted and marketed as valuable solely because of their ability to "avoid probate" and the costs and complications that surrounded it. Although probate avoidance is certainly a consideration in the use of a "living trust", there are many other estate planning techniques which also "avoid" probate.
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Description: A revocable trust is helpful since it provides flexibility and income to the living grantor (also called the trustor). Provisions of the trust can be changed, and the estate will be transferred to ...
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Description: A living trust designates a trustee to manage assets for the beneficiary, while the grantor is still alive. Trustees with fiduciary duty manage trusts according to the beneficiary's best interests.
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Description: Living Trust: A property right, held by one party for the benefit of another, that becomes effective during the lifetime of the creator and is, therefore, in existence upon his or her death. A living trust, also known as an inter vivos trust , is different from a testamentary trust , which is created by will and does not take effect until the ...
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Description: A Revocable Living Trust is a trust with rules for distribution of assets it owns both during the life of the grantor (person creating the trust) and at death of the grantor. It is usually accompanied by a “pour over will” which is merely a Last Will and Testament that directs all assets to the trust.
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Description: A revocable living trust––sometimes simply called a living trust––is a legal entity created to hold ownership of an individual's assets. The person who forms the trust is called the grantor or the trustmaker, and they also serve as the trustee of this type of trust in most cases, controlling and managing the assets they've placed there.
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Description: Revocable trusts, commonly called “living trusts,” are an effective estate-planning tool for avoiding the costs and hassles of probate, preserving privacy and preparing your estate for ease of ...
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Description: Lastly, a revocable living trust doesn't allow you to name a guardian for any children, whereas a will does. Oftentimes, a document called a “pour over will” can be drafted along with a revocable living trust. This document allows you to appoint a guardian for minors and provides the disposition of any assets that weren't transferred into ...
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