In the past few years I have heard that brokerage houses are now charging fees of $75 to $250 to create, change, or execute TODs on accounts. This was NOT the case more than five years ago. It seems that the new fees cropped up following the financial meltdown. Ever the frugal person, I'd tell my brokerage house to either wave the fee or I will be searching for an institution that isn't nickle and diming me.
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