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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 | June 6th, 2018|estate law|0 Comments

Don’t Let Medical Billing Errors Cost You

Healthcare costs get higher every year. With so many itemizations in the Explanation of Benefits (EOB), it almost seems as though you have to be a medical detective to figure it all out. However, there are ways that seniors and caregivers can make sure that all out-of-pocket expenses are legitimate. Use this guide by the [...]

By | May 9th, 2018|Nursing Home|0 Comments

Why Personal Care Agreements are a Must

Many people find themselves as a family caretaker for an elderly loved one at some point in their lives. They are often not paid anything for this care, which may not be an issue initially. However, if this situation lasts for years, it can affect the care recipient's ability to receive Medicaid assistance. If a [...]

By | May 2nd, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

Should I Sell My House to My Children?

There’s a bit of common wisdom, an urban legend, really, that says selling your house to your kids is the best way to protect it when you go into a nursing home. There is a well-founded fear about losing your assets to Medicaid. However, there’s a lot of reasons why transferring your home into your [...]

By | April 18th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments