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How an Estate Planning Lawyer Can Keep Your Money in the Family

When you pass away, you want your assets to go to your heirs, not to government entities or creditors looking to put their hands into the pockets of your estate. Unfortunately, when people die, everyone in the world shows up with their palms up, looking for their cut. It’s important to properly protect your assets [...]

By | February 28th, 2018|estate law|0 Comments

5 Questions to Ask Attorneys Specializing in Elder Care

As we grow older, there are a range of needs that come up which are different and unique from those we experienced as young adults. We wonder what happens if we can’t take care of ourselves. How can we ensure that our needs and wishes are met? What happens when we pass away, and how [...]

By | February 21st, 2018|elder law|0 Comments

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|estate law|0 Comments