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What Do Elder Law Attorneys Do?

Elder law attorneys can be your best ally in planning and protecting you as you approach your golden years. They serve as advocates for seniors and their loved ones. Most are knowledgeable and experienced in a range of legal issues that affect disabled and elderly people. These include issues that relate to planning for health [...]

By | February 14th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

5 Reasons You Need a Trust and Estate Planning Attorney

There are tons of reasons why people meet with an elder law or estate planning lawyer. Others, however, put off that first meeting for a long time. Either they think they don’t need to plan their estate, or they think it’s an easy process they can handle on their own. After all, how hard can [...]

By | February 7th, 2018|estate law|0 Comments

Common Questions and Answers about Supplemental Needs Trusts

Supplemental needs trusts can be exceptionally useful when planning your estate. These trusts, which provide funds to benefit a spouse who becomes disabled and is in need of long-term care benefits, can be essential in protecting your loved one’s assets while still ensuring they get the care they need. Read over some common questions and [...]

By | January 31st, 2018|Ohio Elder Law|0 Comments

Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

We’re in the full thick of winter, now. The holidays are passed, and there’s still a couple months left of cold and snow in the outing. Older people can sometimes face greater challenges in the winter than younger ones do, and it’s vital to take the right actions to keep them safe and healthy throughout [...]

By | January 24th, 2018|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Checklist for Hiring a Home Care Provider

It’s rare that you’ll find a senior who is enthusiastic about being put into a long term care facility, and that’s not surprising. After all, they’ve put their entire lives into their home and lifestyle, and nobody wants to change that. They’d much rather just get a little extra help when they need it at [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

The Responsibilities of a Legal Guardian for Seniors

When you have a senior loved one who is no longer able to care for themselves, there comes a time when a choice has to be made. Nobody likes the idea of placing their mom or dad into a home, and it may be tough to trust an in-home caregiver. If this is the case, [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Cleveland Ohio Elder Care|0 Comments

Reasons You Need Estate Planning Even Without the Death Tax

Many people are excited about the elimination of the federal estate tax with the proposed new tax reform plan put forth by the White House. This plan, if it passes, will greatly simplify tax processes for people across the board, but especially when it comes to dealing with estate planning services. There will be fewer [...]

By | December 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Remarriage and Estate Planning

With the high divorce rate all over the nation, it’s quite common for people to marry more than once. While it’s a regular enough occurrence, there are a lot of complications that can come with a second marriage which people may not consider right away. These involve family issues, child raising issues, financial ones, and, [...]

By | December 20th, 2017|Cleveland Ohio Estate Planning|0 Comments

Choosing the Right Senior Care Facility for Your Loved One

When you need to put your senior loved one into a care facility, it’s vital that you find the right place for them to live. This can be incredibly stressful. It doesn’t matter whether your parent needs severe medical care or just needs to downsize their lives due to problems living independently. But how can [...]

By | December 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Making Holidays Special With Your Loved Ones in Nursing Homes

Putting your loved ones in a long term care facility like a nursing home is a stressful time and it can put a lot of strain on your family. Your father or mother might be angry and bitter about being relocated. They might feel alone and alienated. When the holiday season comes around it can [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments