Idaho Elder Law - Who Pays the Nursing Home Bill?

Idaho Elder Law - Who Pays the Nursing Home Bill?
Filial support laws currently exist in at least 30 states as well as Puerto Rico and have quietly existed on the books for a long time. At one point, these laws existed in a whopping 45 states. But in the past, they have been essentially ignored and lenient in their implementation. Now,...

Life Estate Can Be a Powerful Planning Tool When Done Correctly

Life Estate Can Be a Powerful Planning Tool When Done Correctly
A majority of individuals’ most important asset is their home, and protecting it is always a priority. In your retirement, though, the threat of huge, unexpected medical bills is a possibility, and expenses like long-term care –which Medicare and other regular health insurance plans...

Being an Executor Requires Preparation

Being an Executor Requires Preparation
Being named an executor of a will is a big responsibility. While an honor, most individuals selected know nothing about what they need to do in their new role, according to a US News article, 4 Tips to Be a Better Executor. An executor must deal with the estate of a deceased...

How to Protect Your Loved Ones from Elder Abuse

  • 29 September 2017
  • Author: IEP Team
  • 0 Comments
How to Protect Your Loved Ones from Elder Abuse
Though often not talked about, abuse of our elders is unfortunately all too common. In fact, according to the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA), 1 in 10 adults over 60 have been victims of some kind of abuse. And out of those cases, roughly 60% of those are abused by a family member. How can...

How to Hire an Elder Law Attorney

  • 24 May 2017
  • Author: IEP Team
  • 0 Comments
How to Hire an Elder Law Attorney
Once you’ve decided to hire an attorney who specializes in elder law, what then? Finding the right one can feel daunting! Where do I start? What questions should I ask? How will I know when I’ve found someone who’s a good fit for me and my situation? Unless there are special...
RSS
12345678910Last

Categories