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Should I become Guardian of my parent?

September 18, 2013
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The first time many of us heard of guardianship was probably in elementary school when we had to get permission slips signed by our parent or guardian. As parents age we may be faced with the question of making choices for them if they are in a position of not being able to make decisions…

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Does your pet(s) bring you joy?

August 9, 2012
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Does your pet(s) bring you joy?

       This morning while I was reading the online news stories of the day I came across a very touching article and photo. It read, “Photographer captures Tender Moment between Man and his sick dog.” The dog suffers from arthritis which makes it difficult for him to sleep. Thus, his owner provides therapy for his arthritis…

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Considered writing a legacy statement?

August 9, 2012
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Legacy letters are not legal documents but an attorney may be able to   provide you with examples or advice on how to get started and may keep a   copy along with copies of your legal documents to maximize the chances   that they will get to your loved ones when they are needed.  Writing   these letters…

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What an Elder Law Attorney Can Do for You – Where to Begin the Process of Protecting Yourself and Your Family

August 8, 2012
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The Core Four These are the basic essential documents of estate planning.  The Core Four Estate Planning Documents are: Last Will and Testament  - This is your opportunity to distribute your assets according to your wishes  after your death before the state distributes them for you.  This gives you peace of mind over how your…

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