How are Medicare and Medicaid Different?

How are Medicare and Medicaid Different?

Many people who work within healthcare may recognize the acronym LASA, which stands for “look-alike-sound-alike” and is usually seen when referencing medications.   When it comes to federal programs, Medicaid and Medicare, in written form, look alike and they do sound...
A Handful of Facts to Know About Dementia Caregiving

A Handful of Facts to Know About Dementia Caregiving

Dementia in the American Population, in particular, the prevalence of Alzheimer’s Disease, is creating difficult caregiving experiences for the family members who are primarily responsible for providing care. Even though you understand your loved one’s...
Bad Reasons People Use to Keep Putting Off Estate Planning

Bad Reasons People Use to Keep Putting Off Estate Planning

My family and I don’t own much. Can’t we put off planning until we can afford it? You shouldn’t. It is crucial to give legal authority to a person of your choice to care for your children if anything should happen to you. You don’t want your children to become wards...
Make Sure Your Financial Information Is In Order

Make Sure Your Financial Information Is In Order

Preparing and organizing your financial information for when you are no longer capable will bring peace of mind to you today and relieve your loved ones’ burden in the future. It will ensure proper management of your financial situation and afford control over...
Prepare a Letter of Instruction For Your Estate Plan

Prepare a Letter of Instruction For Your Estate Plan

Whether you currently have an estate plan in place or are starting from scratch, a letter of instruction (LOI) is an important part of any comprehensive plan. A letter of instruction can help your loved ones manage important information about you. A LOI conveys your...