What do Trustees do?

Are you a Trustee? Have you been notified that you are a Trustee? If so, you are undoubtedly wondering what your duties and responsibilities will be during the lifetime of the Trust. So, what do Trustees do? This article will define the basics. The Trustor (the person...

Autism and Special Needs Trusts

According to the Centers for Disease Control, autism affects an estimated 1 in 54 children in the United States today. This means there are many children out there whose families should consider estate planning such as Special Needs Trusts. After a diagnosis, the...

Planning for the Future for Your Child with Special Needs

Families of children are faced with the fear of the unknown. What will happen to my wonderful child with special needs after I die? Will my other daughter be overwhelmed with taking on the responsibility of taking care of her sibling with special needs? But this fear,...