Time on Death Accounts

April 4, 2016 | Cecil Harvell

One of the most important steps in any well planned estate is the confirmation of ALL account beneficiaries, account designations, IRA beneficiaries, life insurance and annuity beneficiaries.  Be careful of "time on death", TOD,  and "payable on death", POD,  account beneficiaries unless you fully understand all of the resulting consequences.

Cecil S. Harvell
About the Author
Cecil S. Harvell is AV Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated in the areas of Trusts and Estates, General Practice, and Aged and Aging. Mr. Harvell is a native of Morehead City, North Carolina and was admitted to the Georgia State Bar in 1983 and admitted to the North Carolina State Bar in 1987. Read More
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