Many people ask me each year why they should see a local attorney for their estate documents instead of using an online platform. My answer is always that each state has different laws, each family ha
When a family member is no longer able to handle their financial affairs due to declining health or dementia and they no longer have capacity to do a Power of Attorney to appoint someone to handle th
The DNR and the MOST Forms are the Forms in NC which allows a patient and doctor to decide in advance the scope of life prolonging medical intervention. The DNR and MOST Forms There are two forms issu
How to Qualify for Medicare for Limited Nursing Home Stays Up to 100 Days Hospitalization Required Three days of continuous hospitalization is required, prior to needing nursing home care. Nursing Ho
Few individuals receiving benefits know that there are ways to protect settlement money acquired from a lawsuit. Typically when they receive their money it is lost to the liens on benefits they recei
Reasons to have a HIPAA Authorization in North Carolina.
ALERT, ALERT .There is a law change which will occur on January 1, 2013. Next year, estate tax will affect all estates over one million dollars. Estate taxes will go back to past rates of up to 55%. This year, an estate would have to be in excess of $5,125,000 to incur any estate...
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