Disability Trustee

When considering who will serve as the successor trustee to your revocable living trust, it’s likely that you’ll first think about who will be serving upon your demise. This jumps over the important but often overlooked office of disability trustee. Your disability trustee, by definition, will manage your trust assets during a period of disability. […]

Cognitive Decline and Estate Planning

According to a recent Texas Tech University study, the age for peak financial decision making is age 50. Financial decision making ability begins to decline by age 60 and is significantly impacted by age 80. Even more worrisome is that the same studies indicated that people’s perceptions of their own abilities do not decline. How […]