Search Results for: "Long-term Care"

July 14, 2022

The Problem of Affording Long-Term Care

In a study, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has found that almost 75% of Americans who retire will…

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September 9, 2021

Understanding the Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP)

The Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) offers long-term care for federal or US postal employees or any active or retired Uniformed…

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October 20, 2022

The Aspects of Life Care Planning

While some overlap exists between the two, learning and implementing strategies from both law practice types is crucial to prepare for successful aging and preserve a family legacy. …

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October 28, 2021

Hospice Providers Riddled With Deficiencies in Care

Hospice care is meant to provide comfort by reducing suffering and focusing on the quality of life for the patient and the…

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June 2, 2021

Family Caregiving and Alzheimer’s Disease

By 2020, a significant portion of the American baby boomer generation has reached the age of 65 or older, which increases their…

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Why Unmarried Partners Should Care about Estate Planning

According to a 2019 survey conducted by the Pew Research Center, 7 percent of surveyed adults were living with an unmarried partner,…

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December 1, 2022

Annuities for Married Couples

Many Medicaid applicants are denied coverage for long-term care because they have too much money or too many assets…

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November 17, 2022

Comparing Elder Law and Estate Planning

Even though these two types of law are for different stages in life, they are often handled at the same time. …

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October 27, 2022

Government Programs for Seniors

Every year billions of available dollars in US benefits programs are not claimed because older adults (55 or more) are unsure if they are eligible and, if so, how to apply….

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September 15, 2022

Special Needs Estate Planning for Children and Adults

How do special needs differ from other needs? For those with learning difficulties, behavioral or emotional issues, or physical disabilities, special needs…

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