Estate Planning

April 23, 2021
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Why You Need a Will

Why You Need a Will A wills survey shows the number of Americans with a will has had a minimal increase of 2.5 percent over […]
April 9, 2021
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You are Fully Inoculated against COVID-19; Now What?

What to Expect after you are completely inoculated against COVID-19 More and more of us are either receiving or becoming eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. […]
April 2, 2021
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Please Don’t Wait for an Emergency!

Plan, Don’t Wait for an Emergency That sounds like something your mother might say, right? And how often have you wished that you’d followed mother’s good […]
March 19, 2021
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CMS and CDC Loosen Nursing Home Visitation Restrictions

CMS and CDC Loosen Nursing Home Visitation Restrictions The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), […]
March 11, 2021
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Why a Living Will is Important

A living will lays out your preferences for life-sustaining medical treatment.  It is often accompanied by a health-care proxy or power of attorney, which allows someone […]
March 5, 2021
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7 Estate Planning Mistakes that Celebrities have made

The Rich and Famous Can Make Estate-Planning Mistakes, Just Like Regular Folks All the money and fame in the world sometimes doesn’t mean that stars and […]
February 24, 2021
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Does Your Estate Plan Cover a Pandemic?

Is your Estate Plan Pandemic ready? On February 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) gave name to the disease-causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak. The […]
February 16, 2021
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Beneficiary Designations: Pitfalls You May Not Know About

Beneficiary Designations: Pitfalls You May Not Know About You might think that leaving your property to your heirs would be simple enough. You make a will […]
February 14, 2021

Why do some Americans Retire Poor?

Why Americans Retire Poor Well managed money brings with it a freedom of lifestyle in retirement. Sadly, reports say that less than 5 percent of Americans […]
January 15, 2021

What is an Elder Lawyer?

Elder Law Attorneys Benefit Seniors and their Family An elder law attorney or specializes as a legal advocate for aging adults and their loved ones. Elder […]
January 15, 2021

Do I Need a Trust?

Do I Need a Trust? This is a common question we hear. Read on for information to help figure out whether you need a trust and, […]
January 15, 2021

Help Seniors Avoid Falls

Ten Tips to Help Seniors Reduce the Risk of Falling The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports one out of five senior falls causes a […]
January 15, 2021

Will I lose my home?

Will I Lose My Home? Home ownership is the American Dream. People work hard all their lives to own a home, and it is often their […]
January 16, 2021

Covid-19’s Impact on Estate Planning

Americans of All Ages are Creating Their Wills During COVID 19 Pandemic There has been an explosion in the numbers of Americans rushing to make their […]
January 16, 2021

Divorce & Older Americans

Gray Divorce is Destroying the Finances of Older Americans Americans aged 50 or more are experiencing gray divorce more than ever. The term gray divorce generally […]
January 20, 2021

Dangers of Gifting

Medicaid and Gift-Giving Can Be Risky Mabel’s children were concerned that Mabel would need long-term nursing-home care in the near future. It was the holidays, and […]
January 26, 2021
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Is your Financial info in order?

Is Your Financial Information in Order? Preparing and organizing your financial information for when you are no longer capable will bring peace of mind to you […]
January 26, 2021
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Caregiving for an aging parent

General Topics to Consider When Caregiving for an Aging Parent It is essential to bring up a parent’s aging expectations and set goals together even though […]