4 Reasons to Have a Personal Care Contract

Studies have found that an estimated 90% of seniors prefer to receive care at home vs. receiving institutional care. They want to continue to live in the comfort of their own homes as long as possible to stay close to their loved ones, maintain their independence, and enjoy a better quality of life. Another good…

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Why You Need to Plan for Long-Term Care Expenses

Fact: the majority of people over 65 will need long-term care.It’s estimated that 70% of people over the age of 65 will require some type of long-term care (LTC) services during their lifetime. That could mean needing assistance with at least a couple of activities of daily living, such as eating, dressing, or bathing, and…

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5 Legal Steps to Take When Facing Dementia

Over 5.5 million Americans were living with Alzheimer’s disease in 2017. This included an estimated 5.3 million people age 65 and older and approximately 200,000 individuals under age 65. And Alzheimer’s disease is just one form of dementia. It’s important to create a plan when you’re in the early stage of dementia. It will help…

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Is Your Brain Preventing You From Creating a Will?

A recent article in the New York Times highlighted the psychological barriers to creating an Estate Plan. “No one likes to think about dying – and that is probably one reason most Americans lack wills.” The likelihood of having a Will, or other Estate Planning documents increases with age. Only 20% of millennials (ages 18…

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