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Effectively Utilizing Long-Term Care Insurance as Part of an Elder Law and Estate Plan

When recommending the purchase of long-term care insurance (“LTCI”) to my clients, the most often heard response has historically been, “I don’t want to have to pay the premiums for the rest of my life.” For many 55 to 70 year olds, a potentially lengthy premium payment period is a psychological obstacle they are unable to overcome in making the decision to purchase LTCI. 511 more words

Estate Planning

Long-Term Care Planning for Dementia

Clients facing long-term placement of relatives with dementia need to find facilities with dementia care capability.  The Alabama Nursing Home Association offers a Facility Locator… 29 more words


Long Term Care Planning, Medi-Cal/Medicaid, Estate Planning, Save a Senior

Seminar on Long term care and Medi-Cal/Medicaid Planning is scheduled weekly in the bay area. Contact Connie Dello Buono 408-854-1883 motherhealth@gmail.com for group or one on one introduction and info sharing. 255 more words


Ask Me How To...

I’ve always been a big fan of those many “How To” books and articles floating around. I like the idea of learning from others on how to do certain tasks, using their experiance and knowledge to save me time and mistakes. 437 more words

Regulation of Powers of Attorney

The director of a non-profit organization that wants to end financial exploitation of the elderly when wills, trusts or powers of attorney are executed asked why powers of attorney are contracts.  495 more words

Elder Law

Protecting the Community Spouse’s Financial Security in Pennsylvania Revisited

Two years ago, this column asserted, “The Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare has finally been forced to conform to federal law regarding annuities.”  It is still not that simple.  313 more words

Elder Law

Should You Be Planning for Long-Term Care?

Let’s face it.  Some of us are planners.  Some of us like to wing it.  Sometimes we can get things accomplished using either method . . 495 more words

Estate Planing