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October 26, 2019

The Electronic Wills Act represents the first step in an attempt to modernize the practice by which individuals execute their wills.

October 11, 2019

Unfortunately, there are a lot of employees who don't handle a report of a claim properly. Instead, once an injury is reported, they engage in a pattern of hostile conduct designed to undermine the claim and set up the employee for termination.

October 19, 2018

These communities offer the array of care options necessary as seniors move through the stages of living that include independent or assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing.

October 5, 2018

Nursing home evictions - or "force discharges" - are a lot more common than you would think. While there are federal regulations that govern such discharges, they are often not enforced by the states and, even when they are enforced they still allow for discharges in s...

September 7, 2018

It is not always optimal, but there are some good reasons to take your social security benefit early.

August 16, 2018

The key to ensuring that an elderly person's finances are taken care of as they lose the ability to do it themselves is advanced planning.

August 3, 2018

When the time comes to execute the documents needed to allow a family member to take over the decisions of an elderly person, it is often too late because the elderly person no longer has capacity to sign the documents.

July 20, 2018

For women, securing enough retirement income can be a daunting proposition. Generally speaking, women face two significant hurdles to overcome to achieve a comfortable flow of retirement income: increased longevity and decreased earning power.

Women have a longer life e...