Tag Archives: Medicaid Planning

Alzheimer’s and Estate Planning

BE PREPARED! Estate and Elder Law planning is even more important if you suspect that you or a loved one is in the early stages of Alzheimer’s or any progressive cognitive disease. Here are just a few areas you should … Continue reading

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Long Term Care…….. are you part of the 70%

In the 2000, almost 10 million people needed some form of long-term care in the United States. Of this population, 3.6 million (37%) were under age 65 and 6 million (63%) were over age 65 (Roger & Komisar, 2003). Almost … Continue reading

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Cost of Skilled Nursing and What to do?

Why even discuss skilled nursing? There are some statistics that everyone needs to know. 1. At least 70% of people 65 years old and older will need some type of long term care in their lives.  Many will require Long Term Skilled Nursing … Continue reading

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Create Your Living Will Now to Ease Burdens Later Part 2

Important Questions to Ask When writing your living will, give serious consideration to the kind of treatments you want. Questions to ask yourself include: How important is it to be independent and self-sufficient? What would make me feel that my … Continue reading

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