Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Reveals That Pet Trusts Are No Longer Eccentricities But Are Considered Mainstream

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Reveals That Pet Trusts Are No Longer Eccentricities But Are Considered Mainstream

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton provides insight into the growing popularity of providing for the well-being of furry, feathered and other non-human family members through the inclusion of pet trusts within estate and asset protection plans. Delray Beach, FL November 14, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Reveals That Pet Trusts Are No Longer Eccentricities But Are Considered Mainstream[…]

Protecting Furry And Feathered Family Members Is Now Mainstream

Protecting Furry And Feathered Family Members Is Now Mainstream

We are a nation of pet lovers. More than two thirds of American households own pets. Annually, we spend more than $50 billion on the care of our pets. We give our pets birthday presents. We have professional photographs taken and we dress them up in costumes for Halloween. According to several studies, many Americans Read more about Protecting Furry And Feathered Family Members Is Now Mainstream[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Shares Some Powerful Statistics Proving The Need For Planning For Long-Term Care

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Shares Some Powerful Statistics Proving The Need For Planning For Long-Term Care

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton tells readers that it is far better to hope for the best while planning for the worst when it comes to long-term care needs, suggesting that if the finances are there and are not needed they can be dispersed among heirs. Delray Beach, FL  November 7, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Shares Some Powerful Statistics Proving The Need For Planning For Long-Term Care[…]

Statistics Prove The Need To Plan For Long-Term Care

Statistics Prove The Need To Plan For Long-Term Care

Truth be told, no one knows for certain whether they will need long-term care. However, planning as if you will need it is far better than assuming that you won’t need it. I’ve been looking at some statistics that point to the importance of having a solid financial plan that includes provisions for long-term care. Read more about Statistics Prove The Need To Plan For Long-Term Care[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Readers To Update Or Create Legal Documents That Include Access To Digital Accounts And Assets

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Readers To Update Or Create Legal Documents That Include Access To Digital Accounts And Assets

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton talks about one of the most overlooked areas when creating wills, trusts, powers of attorney and other estate planning documents, that of digital accounts and other digital assets. Delray Beach, FL  October 28, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted a new blog Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Readers To Update Or Create Legal Documents That Include Access To Digital Accounts And Assets[…]

When Creating An Estate and Asset Protection Plan Include Directions For Digital Assets

When Creating An Estate and Asset Protection Plan Include Directions For Digital Assets

When Creating Your Estate and Asset Protection Plan, Don’t Overlook Your Digital Assets We are living in a digital world. And have been for a few decades now. In fact there are young people who have never seen or heard of a telephone that sat on a table that rang loudly and had to be Read more about When Creating An Estate and Asset Protection Plan Include Directions For Digital Assets[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Readers To Be Proactive And Put Asset Protection Plan In Place Sooner Rather Than Later

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Readers To Be Proactive And Put Asset Protection Plan In Place Sooner Rather Than Later

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton writes about the growing problem of financial exploitation of older people and how to help prevent this type of elder abuse with a solid and proper asset protection plan in place before facing a crisis. Delray Beach, FL October 23, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Readers To Be Proactive And Put Asset Protection Plan In Place Sooner Rather Than Later[…]

Be Proactive To Avoid Becoming A Victim Of Elder Abuse

Be Proactive To Avoid Becoming A Victim Of Elder Abuse

Few things make my heart hurt more than hearing about vulnerable older people being taken advantage of financially or being abused in any way. This is why I have dedicated my practice to the area of elder care law including trying to prevent elder abuse of any kind – physical or financial and more – Read more about Be Proactive To Avoid Becoming A Victim Of Elder Abuse[…]

Help Parents Avoid Becoming Scam Victims

Help Parents Avoid Becoming Scam Victims

As a caregiver for older parents, it’s important you know how to help prevent the elderly from becoming scam victims. Among the dozens of tasks adult caregivers face is a new worry – phone scammers. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are roughly 43.5 million unpaid caregivers of adults ages 65 and older Read more about Help Parents Avoid Becoming Scam Victims[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Reminds Parents To Establish Guardianship For Children In The Event Of Worst-Case Scenario

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Reminds Parents To Establish Guardianship For Children In The Event Of Worst-Case Scenario

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton writes about establishing a guardian for children in the tragic and rare event that both parents should die while children are still minors. DelrayBeach, FL September 23, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted a new article on her law firm’s website entitled Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Reminds Parents To Establish Guardianship For Children In The Event Of Worst-Case Scenario[…]

Back To School: Time To Consider Appointing A Guardian For Your Children

Back To School: Time To Consider Appointing A Guardian For Your Children

Why Do You Need to Think About Appointing a Guardian for Your Kids? Does your back to school plan include estate planning? It should. Each year, as the kids head back to school, I remind my clients about the importance of establishing an estate plan that includes the legal designation or appointing of a guardian Read more about Back To School: Time To Consider Appointing A Guardian For Your Children[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton, Talks About The Difference Between Wills And Estate Plans

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton, Talks About The Difference Between Wills And Estate Plans

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton reveals greater importance of estate planning vs. a will in light of 2017 tax law changes. Delray Beach, FL , September 16, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted a new blog on her law firm’s website entitled “Your Will Won’t Protect Your Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton, Talks About The Difference Between Wills And Estate Plans[…]

Your Will Won’t Protect Your Loved Ones From Predators And Creditors

Your Will Won’t Protect Your Loved Ones From Predators And Creditors

A last will and testament is, without question, a powerful document. Besides giving you the ability to distribute your estate, choose your heirs and appoint guardianship, a last will and testament also lets you give your most precious belongings to your favorite people. But a will is not an estate plan, though it may be Read more about Your Will Won’t Protect Your Loved Ones From Predators And Creditors[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton, Reviews The Top Four Fears Of Those Approaching Retirement

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton, Reviews The Top Four Fears Of Those Approaching Retirement

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton talks about retirees’ top fear and also talks about how to overcome any fear by enacting smart retirement planning. Delray Beach, FL, August 27, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted a new blog on her law firm’s website entitled “Retirees Four Greatest Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton, Reviews The Top Four Fears Of Those Approaching Retirement[…]

Retirees Four Greatest Fears

Retirees Four Greatest Fears

What is your biggest fear? It has recently been said that the fear of death has been replaced by the fear of outliving one’s money. According to a Transamerica Corporation survey, 51% of respondents said their greatest retirement fear was outliving their savings. The second greatest fear is one that’s out of our control: Social Read more about Retirees Four Greatest Fears[…]

Mindy Felinton , Founder Of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Talks About How To Keep The Government And Long-term Care Costs From Decimating Assets

Mindy Felinton , Founder Of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Talks About How To Keep The Government And Long-term Care Costs From Decimating Assets

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton writes about the most frequently asked question she hears which pertains to keeping the government and long-term care costs from getting all of one’s hard-earned assets. Delray Beach, FL , August 15, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted a new article on Read more about Mindy Felinton , Founder Of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Talks About How To Keep The Government And Long-term Care Costs From Decimating Assets[…]

Don’t Let The Government and Long-Term Care Costs Eat Up All Your Assets

Don’t Let The Government and Long-Term Care Costs Eat Up All Your Assets

Long-Term Care Costs Can Wipe Out Your Assets As a practicing, Elder Law and Estate Planning attorney, I meet hundreds of people each year. One of the most frequently asked questions I hear is, “How can I protect my assets from the government and long-term care costs?” In order to answer that question for you Read more about Don’t Let The Government and Long-Term Care Costs Eat Up All Your Assets[…]

The Importance Of Medicaid Planning For Middle Class And Lower Income Clients

The Importance Of Medicaid Planning For Middle Class And Lower Income Clients

The middle class in this country is shrinking rapidly. For those remaining in this declining middle class, it requires every bit of intellect and wisdom to hold onto the hard-earned money you’ve worked for your entire life. If a tragic accident or illness were to unexpectedly occur, all of your assets could be wiped out Read more about The Importance Of Medicaid Planning For Middle Class And Lower Income Clients[…]

Understanding The Purpose Of Elder Care Law

Understanding The Purpose Of Elder Care Law

Understanding Elder Care Law: What is an Elder Law Attorney? Many people are not aware of this relatively new area of the law created to specifically serve the needs of the elderly and disabled as well as their families. Elder Care Law emerged due to our prolonged life expectancy. Because we humans are living longer, Read more about Understanding The Purpose Of Elder Care Law[…]

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Putting Together A Plan Early To Ensure Long-Term Asset Protection

Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Putting Together A Plan Early To Ensure Long-Term Asset Protection

Elder Care Attorney, Mindy Felinton encourages readers to seek asset protection before it’s too late, saying that once a crisis point is reached, there are fewer tools accessible for protection and assets run out quickly. Rockville, MD. July 22, 2019: Mindy Felinton, founder of Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers, has posted a new Read more about Felinton Elder Law & Estate Planning Centers Founder, Mindy Felinton Encourages Putting Together A Plan Early To Ensure Long-Term Asset Protection[…]

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[…]