Category: Family & Pets

How to Approach Difficult Family Conversations

Moving from the family home can be an emotionally-charged topic for seniors and their adult children. Approaching essential but difficult conversations during this time can be challenging. Here are a few tips from Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High to help get you started: Start from the …

Ten Questions to Ask an Elder Law Attorney

Elder law attorneys cover a wide variety of legal areas, potentially including guardianship, long-term care planning, knowledge of government benefit programs, powers of attorney, estate planning, advance medical directives, elder abuse issues, tax law, retirement and pensions, asset protection, trust planning and contract law. The American Bar Association (the governing …

Facilitate Life Planning In 3 Simple Steps

Life planning, like so many other things, is often harder to begin than to finish. Society shies away from discussing death and its impact on others. As a result, many things are often left undone until it’s too late. In some cases, this just makes it harder on the person …