In observance of Martin Luther King Day, all of our locations will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18.
Get expert advice for Estate Planning and Investment Management by attending an educational webinar.
Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases in our area, lobby access is by appointment only.
Charlotte State Bank & Trust’s experienced trust officers share their expertise through free seminars. They discuss a range of topics on how advance planning can help you prepare for the future, including:
Attend an upcoming seminar for free. We are currently offering hybrid events, meaning attendees may attend in person at our Murdock branch office, 1100 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, or online. In-person capacity is limited to allow for physical distancing. Advance registration is required.
Learn the truth about these instruments and why they can cost you money from expenses, lack of liquidity, and poor performance. It is very important to know the pros and cons of each of these so you can make the best decision.register here
Review the basic elements of an estate plan: last will and testament, power of attorney and healthcare directives; the benefits of each and the pitfalls to avoid. Review the role of the agent, including ways to protect yourself and your assets.register here
Education and empowerment of women allows them to make the best estate and investment planning decisions. The focus of this webinar will be on the benefits of good planning, best practices, and common pitfalls to avoid.Register Here
Evaluate Florida guidelines and review problems out-of-state documents can cause when you are domiciled or own property in Florida. New and existing Floridians will learn what should be updated and why.Register Here
Find the best use for bonds and how to add them safely to your portfolio. Knowing the risks can help you screen them to avoid market losses due to interest rate changes and low quality. Properly used, bonds can retain wealth; overused, they can cost you.Register Here
Ever wonder which plan is best for you? Do you want to know the pros and cons of each? This seminar will delve into the details of each document and how they are implemented, administered, and settled.Register Here
Uncover the multifaceted benefits of becoming a Florida resident, including various tax advantages, creditor protection, and homestead benefits. This information is beneficial for any Florida real estate owner or those who plan to be.register here
Questioning brokerage accounts with mutual funds is a good thing to do. Knowing the cost, risk, benchmarked performance, ratio of stocks to bonds, and cash held in mutual funds is crucial. Explore why exchange traded funds can be a far better option.register here
Learn the risks of directing IRA assets straight to your beneficiaries and how to offer your IRA heirs with creditor/spendthrift protection. Learn more about converting, rolling over, transferring IRAs and evaluate the three spousal IRA choices.register here
Attendees of classes presented by Christine Hause at the Punta Gorda Isles Civic Association have a choice to participate in person or online. All classes offered at the Punta Gorda Civic Association are open to the public. To register, please visit the PGICA Office at 2001 Shreeve Street Punta Gorda, call 941-637-1655 or click the link below to be directed to a registration page on the PGICA website.
Please note: These are hybrid events, meaning attendees may participate in person or online. In-person capacity is limited to 12 people to allow for social distancing.
Family can disagree over money, but disagreements over personal property jewelry, war medals, cars, artwork, and collectibles can cause real discord. There are ways to properly distribute special personal items to loved ones. Good practices can keep peace in families too.register here
Learn ways to position your assets to benefit from currency, government, and social effects on foreign markets. Explore how U.S. companies benefit your holdings while still offering exposure to global demand with a degree of safety.register here
We are able to meet with you online or in a large conference room to allow us to follow social distancing guidelines. Please complete to form below to request an appointment.