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Financial Products, Your Estate Planning Attorney and You

When people begin planning their estate for late-life or end-of-life needs, they are often bombarded with options for financial products. While your estate planning attorney isn’t strictly a financial advisor and generally doesn’t offer financial products directly, they can play a vital role in helping you decide on the best products for your needs. You [...]

By |2018-11-20T21:29:03-04:00November 20th, 2018|elder law, estate law, Nursing Home|0 Comments

Ensuring Your Elder Loved One Isn’t Being Scammed

Scammers are an epidemic today. There are all kinds of despicable people out there who live to take advantage of innocent and vulnerable individuals. Some of those most vulnerable to such schemes and scams are the elderly. If the idea of someone scamming your parent is horrific and disgusting to you, you’re not alone. Unfortunately, [...]

By |2018-06-17T11:28:16-04:00July 25th, 2018|Ohio Elder Law|0 Comments

Providing Care for Your Aging Parent from a Different State

It’s quite common in this day and age for children to live far away from their family. You might live in a different city, even in a different state or all the way across the country. Even still, at some point your parents will need to be cared for. There are clearly challenges that arise [...]

By |2018-06-17T11:24:54-04:00July 18th, 2018|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Early Signs of Alzheimer’s, and What You Need to Do

Alzheimer’s Disease is a terrifying disease. It’s an illness that can take someone from a comfortable, familiar and loving presence to a complete stranger, and it seemingly happens overnight. Nobody likes to think about it, but it’s of vital importance that you prepare for it, since it can strike anyone as they age. We still [...]

By |2018-06-17T11:20:11-04:00July 11th, 2018|estate law|0 Comments

The Importance of Planning Ahead While Healthy

Nobody likes to think about end-of-life planning. It means facing your mortality and the mortality of those you love. However, there may come a time when the plans you make are vital to protecting your heirs and even yourself. The right planning can reduce the stress and difficulties you’ll face as you age. The best [...]

By |2018-06-17T11:15:52-04:00July 4th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

Estate and Medical Planning for People with Alzheimer’s

When a loved one gets diagnosed with Alzheimer’s it’s a devastating time. You don’t know how long you have, or if the illness can be effectively managed. More than that, there’s limited time to make vital decisions about their health and future needs. As difficult as it is to face this news, the time to [...]

By |2018-05-30T12:23:27-04:00June 27th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

Making the Decision to Place Your Parent in Long-Term Care

It’s never an easy decision when you choose to place your parent in a long-term care facility. Of course, nobody wants to take this step. It means admitting that your parent or other senior loved one needs more care than you can give them. It means, in many situations, facing the anger and betrayal of [...]

By |2018-05-30T12:17:40-04:00June 20th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

Why Your Digital Legacy Matters

The entire world is changing at a pace faster than it ever has in history. There are things to consider in this day and age that nobody has ever had to think on before. These include the idea of a digital legacy. Did you ever consider what will happen with your email accounts, social media, [...]

By |2018-05-30T12:10:03-04:00June 13th, 2018|Retirement Planning|0 Comments

Risks and Advantages of Splitting Revocable Trusts

Many married couples set up a revocable trust to protect their assets upon their death, and ensure they go where the couple desires. Joint trusts have a single trust document that combines all the couple’s assets into one, and manages the estate as a single entity. It’s the easiest kind of trust for a married [...]

By |2018-05-30T11:57:15-04:00June 6th, 2018|estate law|0 Comments

How to Select Your Power of Attorney

Imagine giving someone the power to make your important medical decisions when you could not. To let this person work with your family as a friend an advocate for your needs. You were so sure it would be fine, But it wasn't, The person closed down and refused to share any information. Your spouse or [...]

By |2018-04-19T13:19:38-04:00May 30th, 2018|elder law|1 Comment