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Inheriting a Trust Fund: Distributions to Beneficiaries

If you're inheriting a trust fund, you likely have questions about how the distribution payouts to beneficiaries work and the tax implications. While general information about how trust funds work is useful, there are limitations. Trusts can be complex, highly customizable tools, so what applies to one situation may not…
Kristin McKenna
August 31, 2020
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8 Common Misconceptions About Trusts

Although many Americans are familiar with the broad concept of a trust, there are numerous misconceptions about what they are, who they're for, and the benefits they can - and cannot - provide. One of the most common misconceptions about trusts is that they are only a tool for the…
Kristin McKenna
January 10, 2018