12 Sep '18, 3pm

VA News Release: VA implements new fiduciary regulations

Among other things, the new regulations clarify beneficiaries’ rights, including the right to appeal fiduciary appointments and other fiduciary decisions, the 4 percent limit on fiduciary fees, and the procedures to remove a fiduciary, for instance, when a beneficiary demonstrates the ability to manage their own funds or when VA determines that the fiduciary misused VA benefits.

Full article: https://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=5107

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