Common Reasons for a Will to Be Contested

Common Reasons for a Will to Be Contested

The drafting and execution of a Will are unlike other areas of law because it is not immediately legally significant. […]


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The Importance of Mental Exercise for Seniors

The Importance of Mental Exercise for Seniors

By, Elder Care Coordinator Dana Marcinka, MSW Mental stimulation plays a large role in the cognitive health of seniors. Just as […]


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Why You Shouldn’t Delay in Planning Your Estate

Why You Shouldn’t Delay in Planning Your Estate

It is all too common for individuals to delay the planning of their estate until later in life. A 2016 […]


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Why Do Families Fight Over Estates?

Why Do Families Fight Over Estates?

When deciding whether or not to draft a Last Will and Testament, many individuals believe that their beneficiaries will not […]


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Caring for Elderly Individuals Has Become More Expensive Than Raising Children

Caring for Elderly Individuals Has Become More Expensive Than Raising Children

Last week, the United States Department of Agriculture released results of a study that found the cost of raising a […]


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Learn From Celebrity Estate Planning Mistakes

Learn From Celebrity Estate Planning Mistakes

If a person dies without a valid last will and testament, the decedent is said to have died “intestate,” and […]


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What You Need to Know About “Outpatient” Observation Status

What You Need to Know About “Outpatient” Observation Status

Picture this: You have fallen ill and are put into a hospital room, where you receive services and medicine ordered […]


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The Risks of Medicare Advantage Plans

The Risks of Medicare Advantage Plans

When choosing where to get Medicare benefits, an increasing number of seniors are opting for the lower out-of-pocket costs of […]


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2017 Medicaid Deductible and Premium

2017 Medicaid Deductible and Premium

On October 11th, 2016, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the premiums for Medicare Part A and Medicare […]


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Cremation for Catholics?

Cremation for Catholics?

For Roman Catholics, the Church, for the last 2,000 years, only permitted individuals to be buried with the hope of […]


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