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“Taking Social Security while still working, may sound like a good way to boost your income while you prepare for your impending retirement, but this strategy can have unexpected costs.” Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Sharing a dementia diagnosis is a challenge facing thousands of Americans.” Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Police Detective Rosalee Reid told of one scammer who tried to entice her to give up her personal information, so he could attempt to drain her bank account by promising her she’d “won” $750,000 and a white Mercedes Benz.” Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“What would happen with your kids, should something happen to you? It’s a question that most parents don’t like to think about.” Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Do you have a friend or family member who is that pet owner? Expensive toys. Over the top sweaters. A Facebook or Instagram account filled solely with pet pictures. Maybe you are that pet owner, if you are reading this article.” Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“In some states, clients are charged court costs and attorney’s fees, based on the worth of their probate assets. Thus, the cost of the administration of the estate increases, as the value of the probate estate increases.” Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Wills deal with the transfer of valuable properties – both real estate and funds – so the law imposes formalities that are intended to increase dependability and reduce ambiguity.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“The financial challenges women face to achieve financial security in retirement can be huge, as a Senate Special Committee on Aging hearing and an Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) briefing last week starkly demonstrated.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Perhaps all that's certain after fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld's death at age 85 on Tuesday, is that his beloved cat Choupette—a celebrity in her own right—will continue to live the cushy lifestyle she grew accustomed to under his care.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“You’re hoping to leave your loved ones a nice legacy and something that can enhance their financial security or help them achieve special goals. Have you considered how your individual retirement account (IRA) fits into your estate plans?” Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Having a loved one with dementia can be scary. However, if you add in a firearm, it can also get dangerous.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“If you die without a will, it can lead to conflict between your surviving loved ones, as they try to figure out how best to divide up your personal belongings and finances.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“I am the beneficiary on my father's life estate deed of his home. He passed in October 2018. I am wanting to sell the house and have not filed a warranty deed to put the house in my name. Also, the life estate deed is via power of attorney because my father had Alzheimer's and at the time of the preparation of the life estate deed, would not have been considered able to make such a decision.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Although workers are told to put every spare pre-tax cent into a traditional 401(k) at work, the reality is that once the time comes to tap that account for income in retirement, income taxes will follow.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Owning a business can allow control over financial success, expanded creative freedom and an ability for growth that may be stifled in large corporations.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“As a parent, you might not fully appreciate that when your child turns 18 years of age, at least in the eyes of the law, you no longer have certain inherent rights related to medical and financial details about your adult child.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Also known as home equity conversion mortgages or HECMs, the most popular form of reverse mortgage allows eligible seniors age 62 and older to borrow up to 60% of their equity in their primary residences to pay for any expenses.” Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“However, there’s one type of tax on millionaires that Americans have consistently been skeptical of: the estate tax. Polling typically shows that a majority of Americans favor repealing this tax completely.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Gerald Cotten, the Canadian behind cryptocurrency exchange Quadriga CX, filed a will 12 days before his death listing substantial assets, according to court documents.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“For the sake of self-preservation in later life, it is imperative that the 60-and-older population understand the powers that are given away, when signing Power of Attorney (POA) documents.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“Though complex, existing laws provide people with a pathway to protect their assets, become legally poor and qualify for publicly funded Medicaid to cover nursing home bills.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“When all is well, it’s difficult to convince mom, dad, a partner or other loved one to plan for the future. The alternative is much worse, because it means facing decisions during a crisis.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“The stories being spun by scammers are getting more outlandish. Ketti Bingen discovered this after a recent caller told her there was a warrant out for her arrest.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“To many, will planning and estate planning are the same. While the terms may seem interchangeable, they are actually very different processes.” Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law
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“How much do you need to save? How much can you really afford to put away and still live the life you deserve today? How does anyone make it work?” Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2019 at Orlando Estate & Elder Law