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Understanding Wills and Trusts

Everyone has heard the terms “will” and “trust,” but not everyone knows the differences between the two. Wills and trusts are important tools of estate planning. Each has strengths and limitations. Here’s what to know as you determine what’s best for you and your estate plan.

 A will is a legal document that helps ensure your assets are distributed according to your wishes. A will can accomplish f...