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  1. Why You Might Want to go through probate

    Should You Avoid Probate? Why You Might Want To Go Through Probate Avoiding probate is a common goal for individuals deciding how they want their money and property to be handled when they pass. It is a worthy one and is regularly promoted by estate planning attorneys across the nation. However, probate is not an […]

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  2. What Happens if Your Family Member Dies Without a Will?

    What Happens if Your Family Member Dies Without a Will? The COVID-19 pandemic has increased awareness in the US about the need to have a will, a living will, and perhaps a living trust more than ever. Still, this knowledge is not translating into estate planning action. No matter your age or asset level, having […]

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  3. Understanding the Probate Process

    Understanding the Probate Process With or Without a Will Most people have heard of the probate process, which takes place in probate court. And, they know that it is something that happens after someone passes away. Unfortunately, fewer people know that it can be a long and complicated process. It can sometimes take months, or […]

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  4. What is the Probate Process?

    What is the Probate Process? What is probate anyway? Probate is the legal process for authenticating a deceased person’s will, reviewing their assets, paying their outstanding debts and taxes, and distributing what remains to their inheritors. After an asset-holder dies, the court will appoint a valid will’s executor to administer the probate process. In the […]

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  6. Estate Planning vs. Elder Law

    Estate Planning and Elder Law What’s the Difference? As you start to plan for your future, both in terms of financial affairs and health care needs, you may wonder what estate planning and elder law entail. How do they differ? Estate planning and elder law also have some similarities. Even though these two types of […]

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  7. Happy Lawyer Webinar

    The Early Bird Gets The Worm: Planning for Long Term Health Care Webinar Wondering how you will pay for long term care? Wondering if you need to start planning? Are you wondering why you should start planning now before you need long term care? Well, if you answered yes to any of the above, you […]

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  8. Medicaid Planning Protects Your Home

    Medicaid Planning Protects Your Home From Rising Health Care Costs and Capital Gains Your most valuable property may be your home, which is true for many people. You want your children to inherit that value when you pass. However, you are also concerned about planning for the future, declining health, and the potential need for […]

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  10. Avoiding the Medicaid Penalty

    Avoiding the Medicaid Penalty Individuals must meet the threshold requirements of limited income and assets to receive federal assistance through the Medicaid program for nursing home care, assisted living, in-home care, or adult foster care. As a result of these rules, many candidates give away their money and resources to qualify. However, there is a […]

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