Cannon Financial Institute

Cannon Financial Institute is an established adviser within the financial services industry. We are recognized for our expert counsel, steadfast training, and positive impact. Fueled by a team of industry leaders, Cannon is an experience which fosters collaboration and growth. Learn more about us. >

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How to Save a Shopaholic From Shopping and Other Fundamentals of Personal Trusts

How to Save a Shopaholic From Shopping and Other Fundamentals of Personal Trusts

by Daniel Smith

You don’t need to be an attorney to bring up the subject of personal trusts with clients.  No one from a bar association is going to rush in and tap you on the head with a judge’s mallet as long as you’re not giving legal advice. As an FA, you want to learn enough about trusts so you feel comfortable raising this issue with clients. So, I’ve written this article to give you a sample of a few fundamentals which might be useful.

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