We are all eventually going to pass away at some point in time. While we would all love to avoid it for as long as possible, we should be prepared for it in more ways than one. The first thing that you are going to want to do is create an estate plan and establish..
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Most people fail to plan for their long-term care. More often than not the reason given for this is that people don’t start to think about growing old and what is going to happen to them simply because it is so far off. What is important to them is the present: remaining healthy, independent, and..
Dementia is not a single disease, but a collective term used to describe various symptoms of cognitive decline that occur as part of aging. A person with dementia will present various symptoms that someone else or even themselves may notice. Early symptoms, which are as a result of memory loss include Forgetfulness especially with language..
Our thought process is something that we can control, aging however is not. With aging comes the need to realize that life doesn’t go on forever and that it may end before you know it. If you have had a beautiful life, lived in a lavish home and your family has a bright future ahead..
Elder law lawyers are advocates for senior citizens and their needs. Attorneys specializing in elder law handle a wide range of legal matters that affect seniors such as issues related to long term care planning, guardianship, Medicare/Medicaid, social security, retirement, estate planning, and other crucial issues. Elder law attorneys are specialists in senior affairs due..
Estate planning is the process of anticipating and arranging, during a person’s life, for the management and disposal of that person’s estate during the person’s life and at and after death, while minimizing gift, estate, generation skipping transfer, and income tax. Believe it or not, you have an estate. In fact, nearly everyone does. Your estate is comprised..
Estate planning is the act of securing your assets before you die. Obviously you cannot take anything along with you after your death but what you can do is make sure your property falls into the right and true deserving hands instead of falling under the court. You don’t have to be very rich for..
The rеаѕоnѕ for needing an еѕtаtе рlаn are as vаriеd аѕ thе individuаlѕ invоlvеd and, it ѕееmѕ, thе many myths ѕurrоunding the subject do quitе a bit of harm. Fоr еxаmрlе, dо уоu have to be “rich” in оrdеr to need аn estate рlаn? Thе answer is, “Nо”, оnе dоеѕ not need tо be riсh..
Estate planning is the process of anticipating and arranging, during a person’s life, for the management and disposal of that person’s estate. This is put in place to provide during the person’s life and at death for their loved ones. This is done in order to minimize gift, estate, generation skipping transfer, and income tax. Believe it or..
Many individuals do not grasp how important it is to have an estate plan in place. By taking the time and effort that is needed now to plan for your estate you inevitably save your family and friends a lot of trouble after you are gone. In reality, after your passing, the last thing that..