Make A Plan To Protect Your Assets Sooner Rather Than Later

Make A Plan To Protect Your Assets Sooner Rather Than Later

I have always loved making plans. Ever since I was a kid, I would help my mother plan the weekly grocery list. I loved planning menus for dinner. I loved planning goals throughout high school and college and then my life’s goals. Anyone who knows me knows I’m a planner. The advantages of planning are Read more about Make A Plan To Protect Your Assets Sooner Rather Than Later[…]

How to Protect Your House After You Move Into a Nursing Home

How to Protect Your House After You Move Into a Nursing Home

If you have Medicaid coverage for nursing home care, there is a chance that the state may file a claim to take monies form the value of your house after you pass away. To protect your house after moving into a nursing home, you should take the necessary measures to secure your home and protect Read more about How to Protect Your House After You Move Into a Nursing Home[…]

How to Reduce Nursing Home Costs

How to Reduce Nursing Home Costs

If you have an elderly parent or family member who needs long-term care, you understand that it can be very expensive. According to Care.com (https://www.care.com/c/stories/10237/cost-of-senior-care/) , the average cost for nursing home care can range from $6,000 even up to $16,000 a month in Florida and Maryland. In most cases, neither the parent or adult Read more about How to Reduce Nursing Home Costs[…]

How to Avoid the Costs of Long-Term and Nursing Home Care

How to Avoid the Costs of Long-Term and Nursing Home Care

If your family member is getting older and seems to be at risk for injuries and falls, it’s imperative to look into alternative health care for them. Of course, there are programs that will assist your loved ones who need 24-hour nursing care. If you’re in a position that gives you the authority to make Read more about How to Avoid the Costs of Long-Term and Nursing Home Care[…]

Estate Planning for Children with Different Parents

Estate Planning for Children with Different Parents

Today, second marriages have created a diverse family lifestyle blending newly born and existing step-children under a single roof. As life gets busy, the lack of having an estate plan or not updating an existing one to include the new spouse and children is common. So are the problems connected to the distribution of assets Read more about Estate Planning for Children with Different Parents[…]

What Happens If I Become Incapacitated As a Senior?

What Happens If I Become Incapacitated As a Senior?

While there’s no telling exactly what the future holds, we do know that each of us will experience some kind of decline, as we age. Whether that will include physical conditions, cognitive degeneration, or a combination of the two, there’s really no way to know. All we can really do is prepare for the worst Read more about What Happens If I Become Incapacitated As a Senior?[…]

What is Powers of Attorney and Why Do I Need One?

What is Powers of Attorney and Why Do I Need One?

Powers of attorney is a legal document that allows another person (or agent) to make binding decisions on behalf of another person. There are different types of powers of attorney that grant different types of decision-making authority to the agent. Some powers of attorney allow the person the agent to make financial decisions and sign Read more about What is Powers of Attorney and Why Do I Need One?[…]