Making Wise Financial Decisions for Your Aging Parents

Guest Post by Daniela Baker According to a 2010 report by the Associated Press, there are an estimated 38 million Americans caring for an elderly relative. And while the President included in his proposed 2011 budget an additional $103 million for programs designed to assist the aging population, these Americans still need assistance to cover […]

What’s the difference between elder-law and estate planning lawyers?

There’s a lot of planning required when your parents start getting older. Unfortunately, a lot of it requires the services of an attorney. While there’s a definite cost to hiring a lawyer to advise you and your parents about legal issues, there can be an even bigger cost to not doing it. What’s the phrase? […]