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Idaho Elder Law - Rights in Guardianship

Florida law has a list of 14 rights that an elder may surrender as a result of the guardianship process. These include the rights to marry, vote, manage finances, determine where to live and accept medical care. A recent article in The Herald Tribune, titled “Legislation aims to curb abuses in...

Idaho Elder Law - Simple Advice for Adult Caregiving

Look into potential tax breaks. As noted in a recent article in Oprah Magazine, titled “Sanity-Saving Secrets For Caring For Your Aging Parents,” an elderly parent may be claimed as a dependent if their annual income is less than $3,900 and you provide more than 50% of their financial...

Idaho Elder Law - The Holiday Reality Check

The Holidays bring families together, which is a great thing, especially for those family members separated by geography. But since the holidays also mean spending time with your parents and elderly loved ones, it can be a shock. The New Old Age Blog at the New York Times in an article from 2011...

Idaho Elder Law - The Cost of Avoiding Care Planning

There is no shortage of studies about the physical and psychological strain of caring for an aging, ailing loved one. In 2013 a study by Genworth Financial exposed the monetary loss that caregiving without the benefit of Long Term Care insurance can entail. The report, titled â€œBeyond Dollars...

Idaho Elder Law - Caring For Our Parents, Is There A Right Place To Start?

If you've been tasked to set up care for an aging parent or loved one, where do you even begin? What is the right way to go about this important task?Luckily a recent PBS article, titled "How to care for your aging parents from a distance," assures us that there is no one right way to be a...
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