12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PT
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MT
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CT
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm ET
Trust accounts can be simple or complicated, depending on the purpose. Setting up these fiduciary accounts properly can avoid problems later. Who can open, close, or transact on the account? Which taxpayer identification number should be used? What are the rights and responsibilities of parties to the trust? When a check is presented to open a trust, to whom should it be payable? From informal and formal trusts to UTMAs and everything in between, the requirements for properly establishing and maintaining these accounts will be addressed during this webinar, including a comprehensive overview of deposit insurance coverage for federally insured institutions.
Continuing Education: Attendance verification for CE credits upon request
- Difference between revocable and irrevocable trusts
- Categories of fiduciary accounts: trusts, estates, powers of attorney, guardianships, conservatorships, UTMAs, representative payees, and VA federal fiduciaries
- What fiduciaries can and cannot do regarding accounts and transactions
- Common mistakes that can cause future complications
- Circumstances where a fiduciary’s authority may be terminated
- How deposit insurance is calculated
- TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT
- Cheat sheet for fiduciary account set-up (titling, tax ID, etc.)
- Links to online resources for fiduciaries and financial institutions
- Due diligence checklist
- Employee training log
- Quiz you can administer to measure staff learning and a separate answer key
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This informative session is designed for new accounts personnel, tellers, service representatives, call center staff, compliance officers, and auditors.
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