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How To Find The Best Trust Companies

Finding a trust company is an essential part of setting up a trust. But it’s first of all important to understand where this component fits in the whole picture. Whenever a trust is created, there are usually several different people involved. What a trust company does, is being responsible to finalize the trust. In certain circumstances, depending…

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What Is An Irrevocable Trust? – Advanced Offshore Asset Protection

As you might already know, there are different kinds of trusts that can be used to protect your assets. One of these alternatives is the irrevocable trust. What is an irrevocable trust? Unlike a revocable trust, which allows for the trust document to be amended, an irrevocable trust on the other hand works in the opposite…

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What Is A Revocable Trust? – Advanced Offshore Asset Protection

  It’s known as a trust for a reason. You may want to protect your assets, gain some kind of tax advantage or pass on inheritance in a smooth way. Before setting up a trust, you need to decide the amount of control you want, which determines the kind of trust you need. What is a revocable…

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What Is A Discretionary Trust? – Advantages And Disadvantages

If you don’t already know how a trust works, take a look at a previous article, which explains what an asset protection trust is. Having a discretionary trust means, that beneficiaries don’t have any fixed entitlement to the trust fund. The trustee has discretion on how assets are distributed to beneficiaries, based on the instructions…

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The Benefits Of An Offshore Family Trust – The Asset Protection Alternative To A Will

The difference between a trust and a will, are often confused. It’s certainly more time consuming and also additional costs involved, to have a family trust established, compared to a will. But there are significant advantages to trusts in many cases, and especially the benefits of an offshore family trust can be a determining factor…

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Already Have A Trust? How To Upgrade Your Asset Protection

The best way to protect assets today, is by using a trust structure. There’s no better situation to be in, than if you already have formed a trust. But the overall quality of protection all comes down to how everything was actually formulated, the drafting of the trust document, and how the setup works as a whole.…

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Asset Protection Strategies For Real Estate Investors

A common way of investing, is buying real estate. But like with any other asset, it can be grabbed by someone else after a lawsuit. That is of course something you don’t want, it’s a very undesirable experience. Especially after all the hard work you have put into acquiring everything. What I will go through,…

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The Difference Between A Trust And A Foundation

The most established offshore structures, with the best track record of keeping assets safe, are trusts and foundations. In this article I’ll go through an overview of the trust and foundation difference. In many ways they are very similar. For purely asset protection purposes, it makes the most sense to use a trust. If we take a…

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Best Offshore Trust Jurisdictions

When it comes to finding the best offshore trust jurisdictions, and choosing one to use for your trust, it really depends on your situation. And also you need to take into consideration the strategy you are going to use. For example if you are in a divorce, you might choose to set up your trust in…

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How To Create An Offshore Trust – The Step By Step Process

I am going to show you how to create an offshore trust. What you need to do first is find a trust company, which can take care of your trust. This isn’t something you can do yourself. The only way for you to start a trust company and do everything, is to go to an offshore…

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