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What Are The Clinical Requirements For Aid And Attendance Benefits

By Eric Millhorn |

There is a reason why the United States offers specific and specialized benefits for the brave and the proud who have served the country with honor. Military members and their families that make sacrifices to protect their country are courageous, and the government should take care of them, especially when they need it the… Read More »

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Advantages And Disadvantages To A Medicaid Asset Protection Trust

By Eric Millhorn |

One of the most critical decisions made during the estate planning process for older adults is incorporating Medicaid planning. There are several estate planning tools that may be applicable to your situation. Figuring out which works the best and can offer the most protection to your wealth and assets while also allowing you to… Read More »

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Should You Use An Attorney For Trust Administration?

By Eric Millhorn |

It takes much time and consideration when it comes to estate planning. You likely want to feel assured that what you want to happen with your wealth and assets will occur when you pass on and that the chances of litigation are minimized in the administration of your estate. If you have used a… Read More »

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Should Beneficiaries Always Be Treated Equally In An Estate Plan?

By Eric Millhorn |

It would seem practical to think that the best way to put together an estate plan would be with completely equal fairness. When you name beneficiaries and individuals you cherish and love, they should all be treated the same. It would be unfair to give much more to one beneficiary than the other. However,… Read More »

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Is The Villages, Florida The Best Adult Retirement Community In America?

By Eric Millhorn |

It is always subjective when evaluating anything to determine if it is “the best” or “one of the best.” However, for mature adults that are looking for a community with like-minded individuals who share similar interests and are at the same time in life, The Villages, Florida, is one of the most prominent and… Read More »

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Can Being The Executor Of One’s Estate Mean Potential Legal Trouble?

By Eric Millhorn |

When it comes to money and wealth issues, people can become quite unpredictable with their behavior, especially if they believe they are being wronged or mistreated. Money can change many things, including making loving relationships pretty contentious ones. This is especially true in the emotional aftermath of a death. If you have been asked… Read More »

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Why Families’ Interest In Medicaid For Nursing Home Care On The Rise

By Eric Millhorn |

When you are estate planning, you may be in good shape health-wise, but this could change in the future. It is impossible to know what can happen as we age and while some of us can keep a fairly sharp mind and be able to care for ourselves, in many situations, the majority will… Read More »

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The Pros And Cons Of Creating A Will Yourself

By Eric Millhorn |

If you can save some money here and there, that is a good thing and can help you build savings or put away money for an emergency fund should you ever need it. But, there are some areas where it makes sense to look for cuts and other places where it is in your… Read More »

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Avoiding Probate In Florida – Consider The Alternatives

By Eric Millhorn |

Probate is supervised by a Florida court, and the process identifies assets and debts that were individually owned by a decedent, while ensuring that the decedent’s assets are transferred to the proper beneficiaries. Probate can be complex as two types of probate administration exist in Florida law: summary administration and formal administration. There is… Read More »

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How Long Does It Take To Get Aid And Attendance Benefits?

By Eric Millhorn |

As we age, doing daily tasks and going about normal life can be much more challenging. If assistance is necessary to help one get through each day, this does come with a price tag. Depending how much assistance one needs can relate to how much the cost will be. Those that have served their… Read More »

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