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Practice areas: Trusts, Elder Law, Estate Planning, Real Estate, Probate
Chasity Stratton was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. She attended the University of South Carolina for both undergrad and law school. She graduated in 2006 with an B.A. in Political Science, and she graduated in 2009 with her Juris Do...
Practice areas: Trusts, Probate, Estate Planning, Elder Law
Erin A. Cook is the owner of Estate Planning of SC, LLC. Prior to starting her own firm in 2008, Erin spent 7 years as an associate with two highly respected firms in Columbia, South Carolina. Her practice concentrates on both taxable and no...
Practice areas: Trusts, Probate, Estate Planning
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A trust is an arrangement whereby someone owns and manages money or property for another person's benefit. Like a guardianship, a trustee has decision-making authority over the trust property, but no court is involved in the trustee's action–the person who creates the trust defines the scope of the trustee's power. There are many different trust types, including probate trusts, income trusts, spendthrift trusts, and educational trusts. For example, a living trust allows you to manage your property while you are alive and to direct who will manage it if you become incapable of doing so. In essence, you choose your own “guardian” in advance and avoid having the court do it for you. A trust attorney reviews the many reasons for establishing a trust with you, and can ensure your trust will be legally valid.