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What is Incapacity Planning and Why Is It Important?

What is Incapacity Planning and Why Is It Important?

Incapacity planning addresses how decisions get made if an accident, injury, or medical issue makes it impossible to act on one's own. ...
Are You the Best Agent for Your Parents?

Are You the Best Agent for Your Parents?

When an elder law attorney draws up medical and financial powers of attorney, an agent is named to make decisions in your place. ...
Can an Elder Law Attorney End Bickering About Your Mom’s Care?

Can an Elder Law Attorney End Bickering About Your Mom’s Care?

Disagreements over an aging parent's care are common and can be incredibly frustrating. Did you know that an elder care attorney can help end these disagreements? ...
Financial Costs of Nursing Homes

Financial Costs of Nursing Homes

Many families burn through hundreds of thousands of dollars in the last few years of life, paying for nursing-home care! ...
When Should You Help Your Parents Apply for Medicaid?

When Should You Help Your Parents Apply for Medicaid?

Even with the best intentions, your parents could end up running out of money when paying for long-term care. ...
Three Examples Where a Medical Power of Attorney Helped Out

Three Examples Where a Medical Power of Attorney Helped Out

An advance directive or medical power of attorney provides a person with the legal authority to manage another person's health care matters. ...
Make Sure Your Mom’s Care Plan Addresses Advance Directives

Make Sure Your Mom’s Care Plan Addresses Advance Directives

Any care plan should take a close look at advance directives. ...
NOT AS NIMBLE AS YOU USED TO BE?

NOT AS NIMBLE AS YOU USED TO BE?

You are in good company! Not to worry though! Most of our clients are older individuals. ...
Tough Conversations to Have With Your Parents Regarding Aging

Tough Conversations to Have With Your Parents Regarding Aging

It's time to have some tough conversations about aging with your mom, dad, and other important family members. ...
WHY YOU NEED TO AVOID PROBATE NOW MORE THAN EVER!

WHY YOU NEED TO AVOID PROBATE NOW MORE THAN EVER!

Probate, or the probate process, is a court-supervised disposition of a deceased person’s assets and liabilities. ...

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