Prepare For the Care of Your Aging Parent

Prepare For the Care of Your Aging Parent

It is essential to prepare for providing care for an aging parent to be successful. Whether you need basic information about eldercare resources and services, are looking for a local agency to provide those services, or have worries about legal documents or how to...
“For the 99.5% Act” and How It Affects Estate Planning

“For the 99.5% Act” and How It Affects Estate Planning

A new bill, “For the 99.5% Act,” was recently introduced into Congress by Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Jimmy Gomez. The bill’s current form is only 18 pages long, but its potential impact on federal estate and gift tax laws significantly affects...
What Are the Effects of Stimulus Payments on Medicaid?

What Are the Effects of Stimulus Payments on Medicaid?

The federal government has issued stimulus payments to most Americans as part of the coronavirus pandemic recovery effort. This money is paid to ease the pain of the Covid pandemic and to jump-start the economy. The stimulus money should have arrived in the same way...
How Coronavirus Affects Your Health Care Directives

How Coronavirus Affects Your Health Care Directives

Coronavirus has left little untouched, especially when it comes to our values and priorities- most specifically our health. The little COVID-19 clinical information relating to treatment options and likely outcomes based on personal health history should lead all of...
Why it is Essential to Have a Will

Why it is Essential to Have a Will

When you die, it is important to leave your loved ones your last will and testament, as it is a set of legal instructions communicating your wishes regarding your dependents and how to distribute your properties post-mortem. If you have people who you love and care...
Opportunities for Wartime Veterans

Opportunities for Wartime Veterans

In the past, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released eligibility rules for the VA pension program. VA pension, a tax-free monthly cash benefit, is available to wartime Veterans who served at least 90 days of active duty service with 1 day during a declared...