What is Advance Care Planning?

Advanced care planning is proactively making decisions about your care based on personal values, preferences, and discussions with your loved ones. Advanced care planning is necessary with old age or when someone is too ill to make his or her own decisions. Before determining advance care planning for your circumstances, here are a few questions…

What You Should Know About Adult Protective Services

The National Adult Protective Services Association reports that 1 in 9 seniors have been abused, neglected or financially exploited in the past 12 months but the majority of cases are never reported. In order to prevent our aging population from being taken advantage of, we must utilize the social services designed protect the elderly. Adult…

How to Avoid Probate

How to Avoid Probate   The loss of a family member is emotionally hard and is only made more difficult by the proceeding legal battle for their estate and savings.  You may be surprised to know that avoiding the delays and costs of legal probate can be easy when you take the proper precautions before…