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Thursday, November 1, 2018

New Opportunities for Wartime Veterans and their Widows

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently released new eligibility rules for the VA pension program.
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Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Special Needs Trusts: What You Need to Know

In general, a trust is created when property or assets are managed by a person for another person’s benefit.
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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Misconceptions About Powers of Attorney

A durable power of attorney is one of the most important estate planning documents you can have.
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

It Will Be More Difficult to Obtain VA Aid and Attendance Benefits

VA pension benefits, also known as Aid and Attendance, are an important resource for wartime veterans and their surviving spouses who have high home care and assisted living costs.
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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Points to Discuss with Your Parents as they Age

Your parent is getting on in age, but you don't have a clear idea if there is a plan in place for their care. It is a difficult topic to broach; no one wants to talk about getting older and the financial realities that come with aging.
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Friday, September 7, 2018

Spousal Dementia and its Effect on a Marriage

When someone you love, in particular, your spouse, becomes ill you want to help them get well. But what happens when the illness is dementia?


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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Long-term Care Insruance


Long-term care insurance is very beneficial for the elderly or disabled person who need will services or support to meet their personal care or health needs. However, it is important to understand long-term care insurance before the time comes when the benefits are needed. Unfortunately, many people wait and then miss out on what long-term care insurance can offer.

Should I get long-term care insurance?

There are a few things to consider before you go out and purchase long-term care insurance. First, consider your age.
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Sunday, July 29, 2018

Hospice Care

Hospice care can be very difficult for families to come to terms with, but can be a beneficial care option for those caring for a terminally ill loved one.
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Monday, July 23, 2018

What to Do After a Dementia Diagnosis

Many elderly people who are diagnosed with dementia are unprepared for future care. Once this type of diagnosis is received, preparing for the future can no longer be avoided. If you or someone you love has received a dementia diagnosis, begin immediately to discuss and seek guidance for future care.
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Monday, July 9, 2018

Making Sure Your Wishes are Carried Out

The importance of making end of life preparations cannot be stressed enough. Many put off making these plans thinking there is always time to do it later. 



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Thursday, June 21, 2018

The Challenges of Placing a Parent in Long Term Care

Long term care (LTC) is a term that has many parts to its definition. It is comprised of a variety of services that meet medical and non-medical requirements for people who cannot care for themselves for long periods of time. It is a highly individualized care system which can be formally or informally provided.
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