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July 12, 2016

Do You Need a Livonia Probate Attorney?

In the state of Michigan, it’s not legally required for you to hire a probate lawyer after the passing of a loved one, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a good idea. For one thing, a Livonia probate attorney will have ...

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July 12, 2016

The Devastating Cost of Dementia

Being diagnosed with dementia can cost you over $750,000 according to a recent USA Today article.  Think about your situation, if you were diagnosed with dementia, do you have $750,000 worth of assets ready to pay for long-term care costs? The ...

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July 12, 2016

Alzheimer’s Robbed Us of Our Ability to Communicate

Their communication and way of relating to one another changed - abruptly, over night. It was as if their ability to effectively communicate was taken away. While she knew and understood the changes that were being caused by her mother’s Alzheimer’s ...

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July 12, 2016

A Threat to Your IRA Thanks to the Supreme Court

The old idea of retirement planning being a "three-legged stool" still holds basically true, but it's also a little more complicated than it used to be. Individual retirement accounts, or IRAs, have been a valuable tool for retirement and estate ...

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July 12, 2016

Christie Says He’ll Accept U.S. Money to Expand Medicaid

Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, a strident critic of President Obama’s health care law, announced Tuesday that he would accept federal money to expand the state’s Medicaid program for the poor. The decisions was announced during his annual budget address, and makes ...

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July 12, 2016

A Risky Lifeline for the Elderly Is Costing Some Their Homes

Trusting seniors are being take advantage of by lenders with empty promises and a failure to provide the full explanation of the reality of the fees, property taxes, maintenance cost, and the risk of loans. The very loans that are supposed to help seniors stay ...

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