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Benefits of a Geriatric Care Manager

You may be considering hiring a geriatric care manager to assist you in caring for an elderly loved one. This can be a great option if funds are available and can support this kind of expert. Here are some of the benefits of a geriatric care manager.

Be a Voice in Your Absence

While you try to be […]

By |January 21st, 2015|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

What to do With Tangible Wealth

When the topic of estate planning comes up many times tangible wealth can be glossed over or forgotten. With a focus on investments, monetary assets and real estate the amount locked up in tangible assets may be missed. Depending on the state you live in there can be complex tax laws governing tangible assets. Here […]

By |July 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Adult Day Care for Veterans

If you are caring for an elderly loved one a major issue you may be having is keeping them socially active. If your loved one is unable to get around like they used to and spends a long time by themselves in their home, then an Adult Day Care program might be a good option […]

By |July 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Aid for Elderly Veterans

If you or a loved one are an elderly veteran who receiving a pension, you may be able to take advantage of some additional programs that offer assistance to vets. These are for veterans who may be in a nursing home or aging at home and need additional care.
Aid and Attendance (A&A)
This is a program […]

By |July 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Consider Your Intellectual Property when Estate Planning

The news is full of celebrities who pass on and don’t leave detailed instructions about their intellectual property. These oversights can lead to long, drawn out and often vicious family disputes that lead to legal action. If you hold any intellectual property take some time to consider it when you are doing your estate planning.
It […]

By |July 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ease the Pain With a Letter of Instruction

The death of a loved one is a very emotional experience. During that time close loved ones might not be thinking clearly and may not be able to handle the stress of making certain decisions. Because of this you might want to consider leaving a letter of instruction.
Funeral Arrangements
The first thing that you should do […]

By |July 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t Forget Your Furry Friends

Pets are a big part of the family. When you are doing your estate planning, don’t forget that you will need to make sure that your pets are taken care of as well as your assets. Keep in mind that your pet is going to need immediate care should something happen to you. Here are […]

By |July 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What to do With Your Home

Part of your retirement planning should be to consider what is going to happen with your home. In many cases the home is your primary asset which means that there are several ways that it can be used in estate planning. Don’t forget when planning that your home is also where you live and where […]

By |July 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Signs in Decline of Financial Responsibility

As people age their minds undergo changes. Things that were once routine tasks can become difficult or even impossible for them to do any longer. These changes can manifest themselves in the way the elderly handle their finances. Look for these signs to see if an elderly loved one you know may no longer be […]

By |July 11th, 2015|a will, elder law, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When to Consider a Non Tax Deferred Retirement

If you are paying into a 401k program you may be taking advantage of the tax deferred benefit of the program. This can be appealing because of the promise of a lower tax rate when you take the money out during retirement. There are times where having tax deferred money can actually work against you. […]

By |July 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Keeping the Trustee outside the Family

Have you decided to set up a trust for some of your assets? If you have, then you may be thinking that you should have a family member be the trustee for the trust. Being trustee is much different than having a power of attorney or being an executor of a will. Consider the following […]

By |July 7th, 2015|elder law|0 Comments