Monthly Archives: February 2014

24 Feb

The Drop Dead Book with Melanie Mattingly

This past week on our radio program, “Asset Protection Today,” on Talk Radio 850 WPTK (AM) with Attorney Bill Alexander, we were delighted to welcome Melanie Mattingly, the author of The Drop Dead Book; this tool allows you to organize your important documents in one easy-to-access place.  Melanie is the managing partner of Preferred Living

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17 Feb

Top Five Asset Protection Myths & Mistakes

Clients frequently come to our office having heard myths about Medicaid and other public assistance programs for seniors needing long-term care.  If acted on, these myths can have disastrous consequences; you can lose potential benefits and/or you family will end up paying thousands of dollars in unnecessary taxes.  We also see clients making the same

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10 Feb

Proactive Steps Towards Safety and Independence

Once you determine that a loved one is facing new limitations as a result of growing older, you should take proactive steps to keep them safe in their home and independent for as long as possible. Start by engaging in family discussions, seeking the advice of a geriatric care manager, and making sure that they

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03 Feb

Home Health Care with Bayada

Most seniors want to stay in control and remain at home for as long as possible. One way for families to help seniors maintain this independence is to hire home health care. Often, families do not know when to hire help, are unsure if they need it, or are unsure whether they can afford it.

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