Legal Advice for Revocable Living Trust — 155 results
A revocable living trust is one you set up during your lifetime. You can change its terms, the property held in it, or revoke it entirely at any time.
Written by attorney Frank A Selden, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Defining a Living Trust A living trust is an arrangement you make for management and distribution of your property. Since like a will, a living trust is "revocable," meaning that you can... more
Written by attorney Zachary Rayo, almost 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
What is a living trust? A trust is an arrangement between you as trustor and your appointed trustee where property is transferred to the trustee for the benefit of your beneficiaries. You... more
Written by attorney Lindsey Markus, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Benefits in the event of incapacity AND death In the event of incapacity, Living Trusts have proven to be a flexible and efficient tool to manage property during ones lifetime. In the... more
Written by attorney Thomas J Bouman, over 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Gather Information The trustee must gather all of the pertinent information about the decedent, the estate documents, and financial data. An estate attorney should review this information,... more
Written by attorney Stephen Gruber, over 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
FDIC Coverage The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) insures bank accounts in the event of a bank failure. The amount of insurance has been increased to $250,000 by legislation... more
Written by attorney Stephen Gruber, almost 7 years ago. STAFF PICK
Avoiding Probate with a Living Trust A living trust will avoid probate for all of the assets that have been transferred to the trust. Probate is a costly, time-consuming process that many... more
Written by attorney Cheryl Fratello, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Living trusts have received a lot of attention lately. There are few of us who have not received an
invite in the mail to attend a seminar that promotes living trusts. Do you know if you... more
Written by attorney Daniel Printz, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
False Claims About the Probate Process. Some companies use advertising slogans such as “The Choice is Yours: Sacrifice Money to the State or Protect Your Loved Ones.” These companies may... more
Written by attorney Sean Green, 7 months ago.
This guide explores what a revocable living trust is, why people create them, when they can be utilized, and who they are most appropriate for. The article also discusses other advantages... more
Written by attorney Rebecca Evans, over 1 year ago.
Many people come to my office asking whether or not they need a Revocable Living Trust. In reality, it is simply a matter of preference and this legal guide points out some of the positive... more