Don’t Leave It up to Someone Else to Draw the Line

Don’t Leave It up to Someone Else to Draw the Line

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought an important question to the forefront; how far would you want extreme life-prolonging measures to be tried? For us who are particularly vulnerable – seniors, those with compromised immune systems, those already struggling with...
The Benefits of the Senior Safe Act

The Benefits of the Senior Safe Act

Seniors now have federal protection, the Senior Safe Act, from financial abuse from either within a family or support system or by scammers taking advantage of them. Tens of billions of dollars each year are illegally taken from US seniors and these numbers only...
The Many Benefits of Having an Elder Law Attorney

The Many Benefits of Having an Elder Law Attorney

As we age, it is important to have an elder law attorney or certified elder law attorney (CELA) who functions as a legal advocate for our best interests. Elder law encompasses a wide range of legal matters affecting an older or disabled person. Issues related to...
Beware Of Scams During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Beware Of Scams During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Many new internet, email, telephone, text, and even in-person scams have infiltrated our daily lives since the Coronavirus pandemic began. Many of the scam artists will pose as well-known and trusted sources of authority using malicious links that may look or sound...
It Is Time to Plan For Changes in Medicaid

It Is Time to Plan For Changes in Medicaid

Medicaid is a government program that helps pay for long-term care (LTC) costs, provided individuals meet specific resource conditions. Long-term care often creates devastating financial impacts on Americans, particularly the elderly, and for those family members who...