Is It Time For Senior Housing or In Home Care?
It’s a difficult but sensitive decision to make when considering senior care, and one that should be made with the elderly person’s input as well as discussion amongst family members. We can’t give you an answer, but we hope this provides some clarity. Things That Indicate it is Time for Senior Housing The Three Signs…Read More
Is it Time For Assistance?
What factors dictate when assistance is needed? It’s common to need assistance as we age, but it’s not always clear what kind of help we need. Should you or your loved one get in-home care, or is it time to move to an assisted living community? It’s not always easy to tell when our loved…Read More
It’s Time To Sell The House?
There are many factors to consider when decision-making for leaving your home to go into a senior living situation. Depending on a few key factors, you’ll need to decide what the best course of action is for you. Is the required care a temporary situation? Is the home still occupied by a spouse or other…Read More
What Questions Should You Ask a Real Estate Agent?
Before signing a listing agreement with a real estate agent, you should ask them a few questions, such as if they are experienced in the area and type of home you are selling. There many new real estate agents and agents who work part-time that know nothing about your specific situation. What is Your Experience?…Read More
Senior Living Referral Agency – 10 Questions
Maybe you’ve wanted to speak with your parents about moving into assisted living. The home is too much for them to handle, or the stairwell is growing too long and steep. They are lonely, and you are far away enough that you can’t help them. But before you bring up a potentially difficult discussion, make…Read More
Protect Your Assets From Nursing Home Costs
How to protect your assets from nursing home costs- a few financial tips and tricks. Knowing how to protect your assets from nursing home costs is crucial if you wish to pass on your hard-earned wealth to your loved ones. Long-term care can consume all your valuable savings if you don’t plan your finances properly…Read More
In-home Memory Care
Getting the in-home care you need for Alzheimer’s or dementia. As people age, a decline in their cognitive abilities is often evident. Alzheimer’s and dementia are two such conditions associated with aging. Today, several specialized care options are available for these conditions when you wish to help your loved one age at home. In-home memory…Read More
Elder and Special Needs Law
People are living longer and the incidence of disabilities is increasing, so estate planning & Elder Law issues have become more prevalent. The law in this area has become more complex as well, with different rules in each state. Taking action on one issue may unintentionally create other legal problems. Elder law attorneys work on…Read More
Role and Responsibility of a Probate Attorney
When someone passes away, their estate must be handled according to their will or the laws of intestacy in their state. This is where a probate attorney comes in. They are responsible for ensuring that the deceased’s property is distributed according to their wishes, and that all taxes and debts are paid. In this blog…Read More
10 Steps of the Probate Process
The probate process is the legal procedure that is followed in order to settle the estate of a deceased person. The process can be complex, and it is often advisable to seek legal counsel. The 10 steps in the probate process typically include: Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6…Read More