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Planning for Eldercare Articles

May 20, 2020 - Heart Disease and Its Impact on the Elderly
March 31, 2020 - Helping Seniors Cope with COVID-19
November 12, 2019 - Facing the Realities and Adversities of Aging
October 29, 2019 - Does Long Term Care Insurance Really Work?
October 15, 2019 - Dealing with the Challenges of Aging
October 1, 2019 - What is the Greatest Risk for Retired Seniors?
September 10, 2019 - 3 Reasons to Take Social Security at Age 62
August 20, 2019 - What Is Survivors Pension with Aid and Attendance?
August 6, 2019 - What is the Difference between Conservatorship and Guardianship?
August 6, 2019 - Relocation and Downsizing Specialists Who Serve the Senior Market
July 23, 2019 - How Can You Get Money Out of Life Insurance Without Dying?
April 2, 2019 - Government Pays for Only about 16% of Long Term Care
February 26, 2019 - What Are the Medical Care Decisions Prior to Death?
November 5, 2018 - Why Do You Need to Review and Update Your Beneficiary Arrangements?
August 14, 2018 - Some Ideas on How to Avoid Probate
July 20, 2018 - Elder Mediation Services
June 12, 2018 - Financial Abuse of Senior Citizens
May 14, 2018 - Common Strategies to Protect the Home from Medicaid Recovery
May 9, 2018 - Will Medicaid Take Away Your Home?
April 17, 2018 - The Value of Life Insurance for the Final Years
March 13, 2018 - Understanding Powers of Attorney
February 13, 2018 - Elder Law and Estate Planning Advice
January 5, 2018 - Why should I use an Elder Law Attorney?
November 24, 2017 - The Portion of Our Lifetime Where the Final Years Are in Sight
October 27, 2017 - Attitudes towards Aging often Affect Health
September 29, 2017 - How Does Guardianship Help an Aging Senior?
August 18, 2017 - Plan for Long Term Care Before You Need It
July 7, 2017 - Seniors and Retirees, Consider Using a Reverse Mortgage to Supplement Income
June 5, 2017 - The Value of Geriatric Care Management Services
February 22, 2017 - How the Funeral Rule Helps Consumers
December 15, 2016 - Caring for a Loved One at Home Can Be Challenging
September 22, 2016 - Estate Planning As Part of Your Long Term Care Plan
August 18, 2016 - Perpetrators of Elder Abuse Are Usually Family Members
June 29, 2016 - Osteoporosis - What You Need To Know
May 12, 2016 - Include End-Of-Life Planning When Anticipating Long Term Care
March 24, 2016 - Gut Health and Antibiotics
February 16, 2016 - What Should I Expect to Pay for Funeral and Burial Expenses
January 5, 2016 - Arthritis Among Seniors
November 11, 2015 - Parkinson's Disease
October 19, 2015 - What to Do When an Aging Loved One Dies
September 18, 2015 - How Elder Law Can Help You
August 4, 2015 - Home, the Desired Setting for Elder Care
July 20, 2015 - Is Medicaid Planning Ethical?
June 25, 2015 - Fall Prevention and Coping after a Fall
May 7, 2015 - Vietnam and PTSD - 40 Years Later
April 17, 2015 - VA Is Looking for Authority from Congress to Institute a 3 Year Look Back and Penalty for Veterans Pension
April 10, 2015 - Proposed Legislation for Look Back and Penalty for VA Veterans Pension - The Rise and Fall of the Pension Poachers
March 27, 2015 - Mesothelioma Facts: What the Elderly Need to Know
February 23, 2015 - Life Insurance and Life Settlements
February 6, 2015 - What is the Difference Between Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease?
January 7, 2015 - Avoiding Slips and Falls In Bad Weather
December 16, 2014 - Enlighten Your Season: Advice for Caregivers of the Elderly
November 17, 2014 - Did You Know...? There is a New Vaccine Recommendation for Adults Age 65 and Older
October 15, 2014 - Advanced Directives, Fiduciaries, Guardianship, and Power of Attorney
August 25, 2014 - 10 Tips to Keep in Mind While Helping Aging Parents
July 30, 2014 - Guide to Long Term Care Planning
June 25, 2014 - Understanding the Issues Facing Aging Seniors
May 6, 2014 - Growing Problem Facing Seniors: Reduced Spending Power
April 10, 2014 - Caring for Your Grandchildren
March 25, 2014 - Living Arrangements for Aging Seniors
February 17, 2014 - Preserving Assets and Transferring Assets to the Next Generation
January 17, 2014 - Care Management Advice
December 30, 2013 - Holiday Caregiver Burnout
December 6, 2013 - The Beginning of the End-Of-Life Planning
November 11, 2013 - Holiday Blues - Depression among the Elderly
October 24, 2013 - Medicare Open Enrollment Starts October 15
October 17, 2013 - Home Repair Loan and Grant Program
October 9, 2013 - Speak Out Against Elder Abuse
September 9, 2013 - Leaving This World Alone (Loneliness among the Elderly)
August 13, 2013 - Healthy Living and Successful Aging
July 11, 2013 - The Accidental Caregiver
June 5, 2013 - Social Security – A Safety Net for Retired Americans, their Survivors, and the Disabled
April 2, 2013 - Benefits for Senior Veterans
February 4, 2013 - Family Matters
January 8, 2013 - Life Resource Planning Meets Needs Beyond Retirement
December 6, 2012 - Dying with Debt
November 13, 2012 - Invisible Heroes
October 8, 2012 - The Great American Tragedy: Homelessness Among Our Veterans
September 10, 2012 - Healthy Aging - Physically, Mentally and Financially
August 7, 2012 - Using Veterans Benefits As a Cost-Effective Way to Acquire New Clients or Customers
July 7, 2012 - Heat Wave Puts Elderly at Risk
June 6, 2012 - A Cheaper Alternative for Respite (Adult Day Care)
April 12, 2012 - Will the Government Pay for My Long Term Care?
March 8, 2012 - Senior Home Owners Find Financial Resource in Reverse Mortgages
February 7, 2012 - ARE YOU LISTENING?
January 11, 2012 - Is Insurance the Answer to Long Term Care Planning?
December 12, 2011 - Recognizing the Need for outside Help in Caregiving
November 7, 2011 - Celebrating Family Caregivers - National Caregivers Month
October 10, 2011 - Can I Get Paid to Care for a Senior Family Member?
September 6, 2011 - Expert Help Available for Seniors on the Move
August 8, 2011 - Social Support Activities Lead to Better Quality of Life As One Ages
July 7, 2011 - It Has Been a Year Since We Filed for Aid and Attendance for My Father
June 6, 2011 - How To Protect The Family Home From Medicaid Recovery
May 10, 2011 - Downsizing, Organizing, Handicap Remodeling or Relocating
April 11, 2011 - Using Your Home Equity for Long Term Care
Mar 9, 2011 - Choosing Home Care Services That Meet Your Needs
Feb 7, 2011 - Somebody's Sweetheart
Jan 7, 2011 - Working with Elder Parents in Planning Financially for their Long Term Care
Dec 8, 2010 - The Perfect Holiday Caregiver: It's all a state of mind
Nov 5, 2010 - Choices for End-of Life Caregiving
Oct 6, 2010 - Legal Issues with Veterans Benefits
Sep 8, 2010 - Helping Your Elderly Parent with COPD Related Depression
Aug 9, 2010 - Getting Your Affairs In Order
July 8, 2010 - Applying for the Veteran's Aid and Attendance Pension: My Personal Experience
June 8, 2010 - Recognizing Symptoms of Dementia
May 5, 2010 - The Financial Health of Aging Seniors
April 7, 2010 - Vitamins and Mineral Supplements Are Important for Older People
Mar 8, 2010 - Employer Support for Care Giving Employees
Feb 7, 2010 - Caring for Senior Veterans - VA Long Term Care Benefits
Jan 10, 2010 - Elder Law Attorneys Specialize in Helping the Elderly

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