Blog Posts in January, 2016

How Can an Irrevocable Trust Benefit You? Part 1

Estate Tax Protection Insurance, real estate, brokerage and bank accounts, and other personal property can be transferred to your irrevocable trust to insulate the assets in your trust from inclusion ...
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Options for Caring for Patients with Dementia

In-home caregiver services, adult day cares, assisted living facilities with memory care units, and nursing home facilities may be alternatives depending on the circumstances. Costs for any of these ...
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Why Family Caregivers May Not Be the Best Option for Patients with Dementia

Caregiving for the Dementia patient is often taken on by a family member to avoid additional costs to the patient. This results in a financial cost to the family member who quits his or her job to ...
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The Cost of Dementia

The results of an October 2015 study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine examining “social costs and financial risks faced by Medicare beneficiaries 5 years before death,” ( ...
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The Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia

Alzheimer's Disease is one type of Dementia. Other types of Dementia incude: Parkinson's Disease, Lewy Body Dementia, Vascular Dementia and Huntington's Disease. Alzheimer's Disease is ...
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