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Before you decide to purchase a do-it-yourself will, there is one question that you need to ask yourself. How confident are you that you will not make a mistake? Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Many Americans who are entering retirement age today are having to stay in the workforce longer than they hoped, because they face the unexpected expenses of having to care for their elderly parents. Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Britney Spears might seem like a strange choice for you to emulate in making your estate planning decisions, but it might be a good choice. Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Life insurance can be an important estate planning tool. If you use it, you need to make sure that you are being honest with the insurance company, or you and your family could possibly be charged with fraud. Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Jerry Lewis recently passed away. Even though he owned all the rights to his most famous movies, his estate might be worth much less than people would expect. Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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To have an otherwise valid will thrown out of probate court, it is normally necessary to prove that someone unduly influenced the testator to write the will in his or her favor. That can be difficult to prove, but it is not impossible. Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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The digital age makes planning for your estate more important than it ever was in the past. Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Laws that allow doctors to prescribe lethal doses of medication to their terminally ill patients, often leave doctors in a difficult and uncomfortable position. Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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If people could be frozen and brought back to life in the future when scientists have cured any diseases they suffer from, then estate planning would look a lot different. For now, at least, that remains impossible. Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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It has never been clear what exactly happens to an Alzheimer's patient's memories, but scientists might be close to a discovery. Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Sometimes an elderly person who gets ill would rather not be saved, but the decision not to save someone can be difficult for families and doctors to make. Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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An appellate court in Michigan recently ruled that an unsigned will could be accepted into probate, which is contrary to centuries of estate law precedent. Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
Posted Sep 4, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Criminals exploit disasters and prey on good-hearted people. Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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It is thought the Nearing Death Awareness is a part of the dying process that occurs when patients are very close to death. Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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People are living longer and often saving less. That means that more and more people are staying in the workforce beyond the traditional retirement age of 65. It is a reality and workers and companies are trying to adjust. Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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The duties of the executor of a will can seem overwhelming. However, if you break things down to essentials, then you can get a better grasp of what it is that an executor needs to do. Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Planning for divorce before your children or grandchildren get married might seem like a strange thing for parents and grandparents to do, but it can save a lot of problems later on. Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Most states have a law that declares that someone who murders another person cannot inherit anything from the assets of the deceased. These are known as slayer statutes. That trick is proving who was responsible for a death. Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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It might seem obvious that most people know how to behave properly at a funeral, but you would be surprised how many people do not. Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Whenever a debate comes up about the future of Social Security, there are people who argue from a belief that Social Security is not something very wealthy people receive. For some wealthy people, that is true. They do not receive Social Security. However, others do. It depends on how they... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 25, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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When wealthy people make large donations of art to museums, they normally do so in the hopes of getting a tax break for their largesse. However, regulators all over the world are often critical of these deals, as a Canadian case illustrates. Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Researchers at the University of Wisconsin have found three new possible early indicators that a person might be developing Alzheimer's or another form of cognitive impairment. Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
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Some people believe that the very wealthiest people do not get Social Security. However, they might if they otherwise qualify. Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law
As part of the ongoing feud over everything Michael Jackson related, music producer Quincy Jones filed a claim that he suffered from elder financial abuse. Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2017 at Nelson Elder Care Law