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Idaho Estate Planning - Get Real: Planning for Life, Death, and Disability

I recently accomplished a long standing goal to publish a book. My book is titled “Get Real: Planning for Life, Death and Disability”. The purpose of the book is to help people understand some of the realities of life and then to take control and plan for those realities. Let me...

Idaho Elder Law - Yes, Medicaid Planning is Ethical

“Well, even if Medicaid planning is not illegal, it’s gotta be immoral or unethical. So I just won’t do it.” If you remember from my article from last month, this was a lunch guest who had a strong opinion about “hiding” assets or “pretending to be...

Idaho Elder Law - Medicaid Planning is Legal

  • 15 September 2016
  • Author: IEP Team
“How can you do Medicaid Planning?” That was the question my lunch guest fired at me not long ago. “It’s gotta be illegal to hide assets or at least immoral to pretend to be broke just to get Medicaid benefits!” she finished. Whoa, that was loaded question, but...

Idaho Estate Planning - "Get Real: Planning for Life, Death, and Disability"

We are excited about the new book penned by Mark E. Wight, President & Founder of Idaho Estate Planning. "Get Real: Planning for Life, Death, and Disability" is a frank discussion of the dwindling options available to all of us as we age. You can find the book on or you...

Idaho Estate Planning - Concerned About Your Child's Financial Future? You're Not Alone

"One third of parents with children aged 18-34 are willing to have a less comfortable retirement to support their children." More and more U.S. parents are concerned about their adult children's financial situation and are willing to put their own financial well-being at risk to...