The loss of a family member or other loved one is typically followed by a period of grief during which the last thing you likely want to focus on is the legalities of the decedent’s death. If, however, you were named as the Executor of the estate in the decedent’s Last Will and Testament, you [ ] The post Port St. Lucie Probate Attorneys Common Steps Involved in Probating an Estate appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
Sadly, not everyone respects and honors their elders in the United States – or in most other countries for that matter. In fact, some unscrupulous criminals actually target older individuals because they tend to be more vulnerable and are easier to victimize. Whether you are a senior yourself, or the loved one of an older [ ] The post Port St. Lucie Elder Law Attorneys Offer Tips to Avoid Becoming the Victim of Scammers appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
At this point in your life you may be fortunate enough to have employer sponsored health insurance coverage for you and your family. As such, you may have never given much thought to qualifying for Medicaid benefits. When you create your comprehensive estate plan, however, you need to do more than just think about qualifying [ ] The post Vero Beach Medicaid Planning Tips appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
For most people, a Last Will and Testament serves as their primary estate planning document. While a Will can dispose of your entire estate when you are gone, your estate plan can – and should – accomplish more than just the distribution of your estate assets. To achieve some of your additional estate planning goals [ ] The post Vero Beach Estate Planning Attorneys Explain How a Trust Works appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
Despite understanding the importance of estate planning, over half of all Americans do not have an estate plan in place. If you among the minority, and you have created an estate plan, you are a step ahead of the majority. Do not then make the mistake of never revisiting and revising your plan. Not having [ ] The post Vero Beach Estate Planning Lawyers Discuss When and Why You Need to Update Your Plan appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
As an adult child, one of the most difficult decisions you will ever have to face is the decision to put a parent in a nursing home. If, however, your parent needs the type or level of care that you are unable to provide, choosing to find a nursing home for your parent is in [ ] The post Vero Beach Elder Law Attorneys Help You Choose the Right Nursing Home appeared first on Kulas Law Group.
There are times when simple estate planning techniques may not be sufficient to meet your planning needs. While traditional planning can be an effective way to avoid probate and reduce estate tax liability, it doesn’t always provide the full range of planning options you need to more effectively preserve both financial and non-financial assets. If [ ] The post The Importance of Legacy Wealth Management Assistance appeared first on Kulas Law Group.