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Inheriting Land

When a loved one passes, it is common for them to pass on their real estate in addition to their other assets. In the event that you inherit a piece of land from a loved one, there are some important things to consider. But what if you are given a piece of undeveloped land? What [...]

By | 2018-06-15T18:05:18+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

You Will Probably Need Long-Term Care

Many people assume that they won’t need long-term care. But, odds are, the vast majority of Americans will require long-term assistance. It is important to know that it is necessary to plan ahead for this possibility. The need for at-home aide or checking into a nursing home may be in your future. Statistics Most studies [...]

By | 2018-06-15T17:59:37+00:00 July 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

When Should You Buy Long-Term Care Insurance?

Long-term care insurance can be an important step in planning for your future. This type of insurance allows you to accumulate value for your long-term care. But when is a good time to purchase this insurance? With costs of nursing homes and hospital fees constantly on the rise, it is vital to be financially prepared. [...]

By | 2018-06-15T17:53:23+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Marrying as a Senior Citizen

Marrying in the golden years of your life can create complicated situations with your estate plan, long-term care, and insurance policies. It is important to be aware of these complications before you decide to marry someone in your later years. Estate Planning When you marry someone, your estate plans can change. Even if you want [...]

By | 2018-06-15T17:47:07+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Estate Planning, Financial|0 Comments

Challenging Nursing Home Evictions

Nursing homes evictions seem like they should be rare, but in fact they are on the rise. It is tragic that nursing homes are kicking our loved ones to the curb, but unfortunately this is becoming more common. Some of these evictions may be wrongful or out of the control of the elderly residents. Evicted [...]

By | 2018-04-18T19:11:52+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Elder Care, Financial|0 Comments

Funeral Preplanning

We plan out every major economic decision in our lives - a new house, a new car, a vacation - but what about our deaths? Planning out your estate is vital to the proper distribution of your livelihood; but planning out your funeral wishes can also be important. Preplanning helps your family avoid confusion and [...]

By | 2018-03-21T18:18:58+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Articles, Estate Planning, Financial|0 Comments

Special Needs Trust Fairness Act

The Special Needs Trust Fairness Act is part of a new set of laws produced by Congress. This new Act provides adults with special needs the opportunity to establish a Special Needs Trust autonomously. In the past, those who wanted to establish one for themselves needed to go through a parent or grandparent. If they [...]

By | 2018-04-04T17:49:46+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Articles, Financial|0 Comments

Guardianship of a Parent With Dementia

Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s, and more can lead to dementia in elders. If your parent or loved one is suffering from a dementia-causing illness, there are a few steps that you should take in order to protect their rights and assets before signs of dementia begin to become. Guardianship and Power of Attorney During the early [...]

By | 2018-03-21T18:04:23+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Closing Bank Accounts Upon Death

When death occurs in the family, there are a lot of moving parts and important paperwork to keep track of. It is important to make sure that the monetary assets in your bank accounts are taken care of, to make it easier for your beneficiaries. Knowing what you need to prepare for each account type [...]

By | 2018-03-21T17:54:07+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments