You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health.Read More
How do you find care for your special-needs child?
The need to care for special-needs children may continue into their adult years, and even after the passing of their parents.
The care choices are wide ranging—family, health-care aides, special-care facilities, day programs and group homes. However, your child’s specific needs and your available financial resources may dictate which is appropriate for your situation.
Family members are a logical first choice for care. However, the physical, financial, and emotional demands must be considered.Read More
Many people have heard they should avoid probate, but few understand what probate is and how the process works.
What is Probate?
Probate is the legal process that wraps up a person’s legal and financial affairs after their death. During the probate process a person’s property is identifies, cataloged, and appraised. In addition, probate makes certain any outstanding debts and taxes are paid. It can be a complex process, filled with very specific legal requirements.Read More