People often have questions about Estate Planning. This is the fourth in a series of articles addressing those questions. This fourth article addresses the “where” of Estate Planning. Read on to learn more. The Questions of Estate Planning, Part 4: Where … [Read more...] about The Questions of Estate Planning, Part 4: Where
It's not uncommon for there to be a bit of confusion when it comes to the legalities associated with probates, wills and estate planning. It can be overwhelming, especially when you're either trying to deal with overload due to the massive amounts of information coming at you from a number of sources or if you can't find a straight answer to the simplest questions. You know it's problematic when efforts are being made to simplify the probate process to a more uniform national standard. A … [Read more...] about What is Probate in New York and is it Necessary?
The National Institute on Aging defines Alzheimer’s disease as, “ an irreversible, progressive brain disease that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually even the ability to carry out the simplest tasks.”. Experts say as many as 5.1 million Americans have some degree of this disease. It’s the most common cause of dementia among older people; dementia is the loss of cognitive functioning—thinking, remembering, and reasoning. There are varying degrees of dementia, like … [Read more...] about Alzheimer’s Strikes: Now What?