Your estate planning is done, but is it? A periodic review is an important ongoing step to your planning.
These agents take over your affairs in specific areas, if you become physically or mentally incapacitated.
Why Elder Law Is Necessary? In two words: baby boomers.
As a review of terms, a will is a legal document that specifies how a person’s estate should be handled only after that person’s death. A living will has nothing to do with how your “things” like property, money, jewelry, etc. are to be distributed. Unlike a will, it is, in fact, a document that comes into play while you’re still alive.
Whether you drew up a will recently or years ago, keep in mind it’s generally not something you can set and forget.
Advice for adult children, so their parents in nursing homes and assisted living are safe from scammers.
Every individual needs some form of an estate plan to protect their wishes and loved ones. Your estate consists of everything that you own (aka your assets), and although death may seem far away, it is never too soon to get your estate plan in order.
Estate Planning may not be something you necessarily WANT to think about, but it could protect your interests and wishes long after you are gone.
Estate planning is a key piece of a comprehensive retirement plan.
Your elderly mother is getting forgetful and confused. What do you do now?