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Letting Go of the Dead Hand: Part III

There’s a better way.

This article is the third and last in a series that considers the downsides of dead-hand control in trust planning. The first article explored the challenges and limitations of traditional trust planning.1 The second addressed the rise of silent trusts or quiet trusts and illustrated how these types of trusts can negatively impact beneficiary growth and well-being.2 This final installment highlights a new way forward. We’ll offer practical tools for planners to help

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