How Elder Law Attorneys Can Help With Your Nursing Home Planning


One of the major concerns most people have in nursing home planning is how to protect their assets from being completely exhausted by nursing home expenses. Although a trust can be a great strategy, not every type of trust provides the asset protection you need.  If you engage in proper nursing home planning, including the [ ] The post How Elder Law Attorneys Can Help With Your Nursing Home Planning appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Elder Law Attorneys Handle Difficult Elder Law Issues


When a loved one suffers a mental impairment, it is only a matter of time before they need help taking care of their own personal and financial affairs. Some of the common signs of diminished capacity include disorientation and memory loss. If you begin to see these signs, it may be time to consider taking [ ] The post Elder Law Attorneys Handle Difficult Elder Law Issues appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Investigating Undue Influence in Elder Abuse in California


It is important to remember, what every elder law attorney knows, that elder abuse is not limited to physical abuse or neglect.  Another common type of elder abuse is financial in nature. Unfortunately, the elderly are often more susceptible to abuse because of diminished capacity. One of the most frequent causes of financial elder abuse [ ] The post Investigating Undue Influence in Elder Abuse in California appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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According to Elder Law Attorney Sacramento Nursing Home Planning is a Must

Nursing home care can be very expensive. Many private health insurance policies don t cover these long-term care services. For California residents who need long-term care, Medi-Cal is the most common source of funding. In fact, Medi-Cal covers nursing home care expenses of nearly 65% of Californians residing in nursing homes. However, applying for and receiving [ ] The post According to Elder Law Attorney Sacramento Nursing Home Planning is a Must appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Elder Law and Conservatorship


When a parent becomes mentally impaired, it is only a matter of time before they need help taking care of their own personal and financial affairs. Some of the common signs of diminished capacity are disorientation and memory loss. When you see these signs, it may be time to consider taking steps to provide necessary [ ] The post Elder Law and Conservatorship appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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Common Elder Law Myths Dispelled


When Sacramento clients ask about creating an elder law plan or other elder law issues, the questions most commonly involve certain elder law myths.  The reason there are so many misconceptions about elder law issues is that not many people are familiar with the concept of elder law.  This article will dispel some of the [ ] The post Common Elder Law Myths Dispelled appeared first on Northern California Center for Estate Planning and Elder Law.
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5 Difficult Elder Law Issues and How to Handle Them


When a parent becomes mentally impaired, it is only a matter of time before they need help taking care of their own personal and financial affairs. Some of the common signs of diminished capacity are disorientation and memory loss. When you see these signs, it may be time to consider taking steps to provide necessary care. It would be best, however, to make plans ahead of time.  Whichever course you take, there will be many difficult issues ahead, but your elder law attorney can help. No. 1 – Starting the incapacity planning conversation with your parents The first step you should take, before actually starting the conversation, is to talk to all involved family members to make sure you are all on the same page.  Resolve any misunderstandings or disputes ahead of time so that you can approach your parents with a united front.  Doing so should reduce the risk of putting your parent on the defensive. This doesn t mean the entire family needs to be in on the conversation. The planni
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