May 19, 2021 In Advocacy, Insurance

Be Prepared, Do Not Wait

You can hear your mother say something like that, right? And how often have you wished that you’d followed mother’s good advice? Nobody really wants to think in advance about accidents or illness. But if…

May 5, 2021 In Advocacy, Insurance

Celebrities and Everyday Folks Are Affected by Dementia

Famous author, TV producer, and wildlife expert, Jack Hannah has decided to go into retirement due to his struggle with dementia. Known as “Jungle” Jack, he left the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, where he served…

February 16, 2021 In Advocacy, Insurance

Who Should Purchase Long-Term Care Insurance?

Buying long-term care insurance is one way to protect against the high cost of long-term care. However, this type of insurance may not be for everyone, so consider all your options.

January 27, 2021 In Advocacy, Insurance

Your Digital Footprint Is Growing – Do You Have a Plan?

There are very few individuals without a digital footprint anymore. From social networks like Facebook, Linkedin, Instagram, and Twitter, blogs and licensed domain names, email, music, photos, seller accounts on eBay, Amazon, or Itsy,…

January 13, 2021 In Advocacy, Insurance

Arbitration Clauses Within Nursing Homes

Suppose that you or your loved one has been so badly hurt by a nursing facility’s abuse or negligence that you need to sue. You would want a jury of your peers to decide whether…

January 6, 2021 In Advocacy, Insurance

Differentiating Medicare and Medicaid

If you work in healthcare, you may recognize the acronym LASA, which stands for “look-alike-sound-alike” and is usually seen when referencing medications.   When it comes to federal programs, Medicaid and Medicare, in written form, look…

December 16, 2020 In Advocacy, Insurance

Keeping Your Estate Plan Current

It is important that you check your estate planning documents every so often, to make sure they’re still good, especially with big life changes like births, marriages, divorces, and moving to another state. Children grow…

December 2, 2020 In Advocacy, Insurance

Why It’s Vital to Plan Ahead for Your Inheritances and Medicaid

Why It’s Vital to Plan Ahead for Your Inheritances and Medicaid   Mistakes can be made when it comes to inheritances and Medicaid. Those mistakes can be costly. When a person is drawing Medicaid benefits…

November 18, 2020 In Advocacy, Insurance

The Importance of Planning Before a Medical Crisis Hits Your Parents

Many adult children in the US live far away from their parents. Managing aging parents or in-law medical events can be a serious challenge without proper preparation and understanding of what your parents’ strategy may…

November 11, 2020 In Advocacy, Insurance

How Can an Elder Law Attorney Help You?

The senior citizen population of the United States is increasing rapidly as the baby boomer generation ages, and the influx of international migration continues. Although the US average life expectancy has seen a slight three-year…