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Creating and Managing Wills and Trusts


Course Information

Location: 455 County Center, Room 101 – Redwood City

Participants will gain a better understanding of the importance of wills and trusts in estate planning, focusing on understanding probate and estate taxation in order to set up and manage trusts more effectively.


  • Explain the reasons for setting up wills and trusts
  • Review the many ways an estate can be transferred
  • Describe seven essential objectives a will can accomplish
  •  Determine seven common reasons to establish a trust
  • Analyze many different types of trusts including: living, family, charitable, life insurance,testamentary, and other trusts

Instructor Bio:

Keith Dorney, CFP® has been an instructor with Financial Knowledge since the year 2000. Conducting personal finance seminars is a natural extension of his previous career helping NFL players with financial planning. His years of experience and engaging smile make his classes truly enjoyable.