Estate Planning News

Estate Planning Update: 2022 Figures

2022 is on the horizon, and with that, some updates are in order on what we know so far. The caveat remains: Congress is unpredictable, especially this time of year. We may find out this month about some further changes in tax laws. We'll keep an eye out and update you accordingly.

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Estate Planning 101 Webinar

The holidays are around the corner, and although we are all extremely busy, it's actually a good time to at least think about estate planning as you are joining together with your family and loved ones. Take some time during the holidays to tune into this webinar to learn more about estate...

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10 Reasons To Hire An Elder Law Attorney

Elder law is a broad practice area centered around long-term care planning, asset protection, and many related issues. There are endless stories of folks needing long-term care, yet their families wait until it’s too late to hire an attorney or just simply don’t hire an attorney at all. This leaves families with...

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What Are The Odds (Of Needing Long-Term Care)?

Whenever I give a presentation about long-term care, inevitably there will be some discussion about the odds of needing a nursing home. For instance, one statistic from the federal department of Health and Human Services (HHS) indicates that only 15% of older adults will spend greater than two years in a nursing home. If you're...

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Tangled Title: What Is It and How To Avoid It

Across Pennsylvania, there are thousands of properties that have a ‘tangled title’ where the person living in the home does not actually own the home. It’s a pervasive problem, particularly in urban areas. The sooner it is identified and fixed, the better. When there is tangled title, mortgages can’t be refinanced. Repair grants,...

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