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Is The Florida Probate Process Expensive?

By Eric Millhorn |

Estate planning is a critical action that everyone should do and age is not a limiting factor to this. Meaning many people believe that estate planning is only for the elderly or other mature adults, who have amassed some amount of wealth over their lifetime. But, this is not always the case. At any… Read More »

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Can Your Pet Inherit Your Florida Estate After Death?

By Eric Millhorn |

It may seem like a weird or unusual question, that of a pet being an actual beneficiary of one’s estate. But, in Florida, it is possible. If you would like your pet taken care of after your death, you may be able to leave money for your pet so they are not left behind… Read More »

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How Can Spousal Refusal Affect Medicaid Eligibility In Florida?

By Eric Millhorn |

Due to the cost of nursing homes and other long-term care facilities, qualifying for Medicaid to help with those expenses is often something that people will think about as they age. But if one spouse has a significant need for long-term care and the other does not, but together, the wealth of the couple… Read More »

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Will Florida Medicaid Recipients Lose Their Homes After Death?

By Eric Millhorn |

The state of Florida, like all other states in the union, offers Medicaid to qualified residents. Individuals with little wealth and assets may be eligible to receive Medicaid, a government-sponsored healthcare coverage program. According to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, there are over 70 million Americans that were receiving Medicaid coverage in… Read More »

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Can Aid And Attendance Pay To Help Veterans Stay In Their Own Homes?

By Eric Millhorn |

For those veterans that qualify for Aid and Attendance pension pay, when it comes the time that it is necessary for additional care, thinking of the costly expenses can be overwhelming. Also, the thought of having to leave one’s home for a nursing home or other long-term care facility can be another source of… Read More »

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How Can Blended Families Manage Their Estate?

By Eric Millhorn |

In the United States, when speaking about a family unit, that typically means a home with 3.15 people. According to the United States Census Bureau when there are at least two people living in a home that are related by marriage, adoption, or birth, this is a living situation that is considered a family…. Read More »

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Why You Shouldn’t Leave Your Estate To The State Of Florida After Your Death

By Eric Millhorn |

A common misconception about estate planning is that it is only something for the rich to be concerned with. If you do not have many assets, you may not see the need to go through the process of establishing a solid estate plan. You may falsely believe that for your small amount of assets… Read More »

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The Importance Of Selecting A Safe Long-Term Care Facility For Your Elderly Loved One

By Eric Millhorn |

Visiting your loved one who lives in assisted living is something that is highly recommended. Not only can this boost the morale of your loved one who will undoubtedly be excited to see you, but also it allows you to examine and check their surroundings. Even though it is unsettling to think about, elder… Read More »

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Qualified Income Trusts And Florida Medicaid Benefits

By Eric Millhorn |

Qualifying for assisted living benefits is something that many people in their golden years may be thinking about, and rightfully so. Assisted living can be quite costly and having the ability to secure assistance with the costs can make getting into a nursing home that meets one’s needs in old age more realistic. The… Read More »

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What Is A Lady Bird Deed?

By Eric Millhorn |

The wealth that you acquire over your lifetime, your money, real estate you own, precious jewelry, cars, and other assets that are in your name can be minimal to substantial. Every person’s assets vary and when one dies all of these things are left behind. Where they go and who receives them is dependent… Read More »

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