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July 12, 2016

Modern Aging: veterans benefits

 If you’re not sure of the benefits you are entitled to, do not fear, you are not alone. More than half of American veterans recently reported having little to no understanding of the benefits they have earned through the Veterans ...

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July 12, 2016

Michigan Veterans Benefits Bolstered

Many Michigan veterans are eligible for benefits like healthcare and pensions, but may not know this and haven't yet applied for them. In a state that ranks in the bottom five in the U.S. for federal spending per veteran, there are hundreds of ...

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July 12, 2016

Know These Early Warning Signs of Alzheimers Disease

According to data from the Alzheimer’s Association, someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease every 67 seconds. As a result, more than five million people are now affected by this disorder. The Signs of Alzheimer's Certain signs of Alzheimer’s disease may ...

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July 12, 2016

Michigan Finally Steps Up for Veterans

The 2014 budget, which still needs Snyder's signature, includes $1.5 million to improve a program connecting veterans with jobs. After years of neglect, Michigan veterans’ issue in the public policy realm are being adequately addressed. "By and large, the veteran issues for ...

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July 12, 2016

How to Title EE Bonds in Your Revocable Living Trust

When working with my clients, we make sure that their revocable living trust is properly funded.  Having a revocable living trust without properly funding the trust is like having a suitcase with nothing in it. Clients always ask which assets ...

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July 12, 2016

Pending Benefits Legislation, Part 1

Pending Benefits Legislation analyzed by the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) have provided valued input to the Government Accountability Office (GAO) and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) regarding their efforts to combat fraud, ...

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July 12, 2016

Let’s Make Estate Planning Easier For Your Survivors

Consider these important Estate Planning steps now to ensure your loved ones will carry out your wishes once you pass. Whether we like it or not, everyone dies. And when you do, your financial affairs will be settled by one or more ...

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July 12, 2016

Obamacare’s Impact On Michigan Seniors

Obamacare has influenced major changes in the United States’ health care system, especially in Medicare. By Chris Berry Recently the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) updated its Medicare Advantage (MA) enrollment estimates, projecting a major increase in seniors who will be enrolled in ...

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July 12, 2016

Obama Administration Unveils the Brain Activity Map Project

The prayers and demands of the masses affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia have been heard with the announcement that the Obama administration is planning a decade-long scientific effort to examine the workings of the human brain and construct a comprehensive map of ...

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