Posts Categorized: Estate Planning

What Is a QTIP Trust?

/ By: Dennis D. Duffy

Category: Estate Planning, Trusts

In an estate planning context, the acronym QTIP stands for a qualified terminable interest property trust. In this post we will look at the value of the QTIP trust. Protecting Children From Previous Marriages Estate...

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What Is a QDOT?

/ By: Dennis D. Duffy

Category: Estate Planning, Trusts

In an estate planning context, the acronym QDOT stands for a qualified domestic trust. This type of trust can be valuable if you are a wealthy United States citizen who is married to a citizen...

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Who Needs a Will?

/ By: Dennis D. Duffy

Category: Estate Planning, Wills

Many people are remiss when it comes to estate planning. Researchers typically find that most of the people in the United States do not have a last will. This is disturbing, because everyone needs a...

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