A recent New Jersey appeals court case demonstrates how important it is for families to come up with a long-term care plan before an emergency strikes.
Unauthorized withdrawals from IRA funds before the age of 59½ are typically subject to taxes and penalties, but it's possible to indirectly use money from your IRA to fund long-term care insurance coverage. Here are two options.
Are you ready for old age? An essential and empowering book addresses the important issues and directs readers to a myriad of resources to help them plan for the realities of aging.
Here are some issues grandparents should consider before making gifts to grandchildren or other family members.
A durable power of attorney is an extremely important estate planning tool, but many people delay completing this vital estate planning step until it’s too late and they no longer are legally capable of doing it.
When leaving a home to your children, you can avoid probate by using either joint ownership or a revocable trust, but which is the better method?
For better or for worse, our current culture is very car-dependant; in many places, cars are the only convenient link to the outside world. Unfortunately, as people age, driving can become more difficult and more dangerous.
All hospitals must now give Medicare recipients notice when they have not been admitted but are merely under “observation” status. The notice requirement is part of a law enacted in 2015 but that just took effect.
Even if you’ve created an estate plan, are you sure you included everything you need to? There are certain provisions that people often forget to put in in a will or estate plan that can have a big impact later on.
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