Once you open a custodial account, they work like any other account held with a bank or brokerage firm. Two main roles exist for custodial brokerage accounts: 1. The custodian 2. The beneficiary
- Considered the minor’s asset. - Transferred to the minor at a certain age (between 18–25). - Made with after-tax money, though there are tax benefits. - A brokerage account for investing. - Withdrawals must be made for the benefit of the minor.