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Financial Elder Abuse: What’s Going On in America?

I am hearing and reading more and more stories about financial abuse of elderly people and a recent article in The Washington Post (Thursday, May 12th) gives me even greater concern. The story reports how “nurses” hired through a reputable agency nonetheless turned out to be crooks, at least based upon the allegations in a complaint filed against the agency and the ind… Read More
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Navigating the Logistics of Death Ahead of Time

There are now websites that can assist you in making end-of-life plans, just like you make plans for a wedding or other major life event. As a recent article in The New York Times stated: These websites can “walk users through what an end-of-life and estate plan should include, provides a place to store everything and goes as far as offering reviews on funeral homes and… Read More
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Great Article on Long Term Care Insurance in the New York Times

As I have been telling my clients for years, the risk with long-term care insurance, particularly the older policies, is that the premiums are rarely fixed and could be raised substantially right about the time that the policy holder needs the insurance. More serious is the possibility that the insurance company could go out of business altogether. In The New York Times Sa… Read More
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