Who Should You Trust to Oversee a Family Trust?

One of the most important decisions the grantor or settlor of a proposed trust must make is the selection of a trustee. The article from The Wall Street Journal following the link below summarizes a few of the pros and cons to naming an individual, a corporate fiduciary, or a combination of the two to administer the trust estate. Houston Trust Company brings not only the experience, resources, and professionalism of trusteeship to every appointment, but we also demonstrate compassion for the needs of the families we serve. We believe all of these qualities absolutely essential to effective stewardship of multigenerational wealth and its efficient event-driven transition for successive beneficiaries.