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Tips For Planning Your Healthcare Future

Retirement. The time when you put work behind you and enjoy life to the fullest. The last thing you want to worry about is what if you need surgery and have an enormous medical bill to pay. Discover what steps you can take now to avoid healthcare problems later with this overview provided by the [...]

By |2018-04-19T13:07:56-04:00May 16th, 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 |2018-04-19T13:03:31-04:00May 9th, 2018|Nursing Home|1 Comment

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 |2018-04-19T12:57:34-04:00May 2nd, 2018|elder law|1 Comment

Important End-of-Life Care Decision

When you reach your senior years, there are a lot of decisions that have to be made to prepare for the possibility that you may one day not be able to care for yourself. If you reach the point where you can’t make informed decisions or handle your day-to-day affairs, you want to be sure [...]

By |2018-04-04T01:16:58-04:00April 25th, 2018|estate 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 |2018-04-04T01:11:53-04:00April 18th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

Does Your Spouse Need Long-Term Care Coverage?

Long-term care coverage can be a vital form of insurance to carry as you get older, but many times a married couple can’t afford to carry this coverage for both spouses. What are they to do in this case? You can never tell who is going to fall ill and when. Going by pure statistics, [...]

By |2018-04-04T01:07:40-04:00April 11th, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

Estate and Retirement Planning for Late-in-Life Parents

We’re living longer every day, and our changing culture and advancing science means that people are having children later than ever. This means that it’s more common each year to have older parents. These parents need to keep special considerations in mind when it comes to retirement and estate planning. Creating this estate plan and [...]

By |2018-04-04T01:02:53-04:00April 4th, 2018|estate law|0 Comments

Nursing Home vs. Assisted Living

It’s never an easy decision, placing your senior parent into a long-term care facility. Nobody wants to give up their home that they’ve put their whole life into, and face the fact that they need ongoing help with their daily living. Sometimes, however, it becomes necessary, and when this does happen there are many choices [...]

By |2018-02-26T16:22:37-04:00March 28th, 2018|Ohio Elder Law|0 Comments

Caring for Yourself While Caring for Your Aging Parent

Your parents took care of all of your needs when you were a child, and they guided you into the adult you are now. Isn’t it only fair that you take care of them as well when they begin to slip in their old age? After all, it’s not their fault and you’re in a [...]

By |2018-02-26T16:19:41-04:00March 21st, 2018|elder law|0 Comments