When you grow old, one of the benefits that may be open to you is Medicare. Some people believe that Medicare is all they need in their old age to cover their medical needs. That could not be further from the truth. There are many things you should know about Medicare...
Month: July 2017
Do you need a trust for your estate plan?
On Behalf of Salem Shor & Saperstein, LLP | Jul 20, 2017 | Estate Planning
Wills and/or trusts make up the backbone of any estate plan. Some people are under the impression that a trust is required to achieve their estate planning goals. It is certainly true that many families and individuals can realize substantial benefits through the...
How can you make a foolproof will?
On Behalf of Salem Shor & Saperstein, LLP | Jul 19, 2017 | Will Contests
When you plan your estate and create a will, it's vital that you do so in accordance with the law. If you don't follow the law when you create your will, it may not be held up in court, which could result in someone contesting your will. One thing to remember is that...
How can you know if you have the right executor or trustee?
On Behalf of Salem Shor & Saperstein, LLP | Jul 13, 2017 | Probate/estate Administration
Choosing the right trustee or executor makes a major difference in your estate plan. If you already have a will or trust, now is a good time to review who you appointed to be your executor or trustee, so you can be sure you made the right decision. There are several...
Medicaid: Help for nursing care without spending all your assets
On Behalf of Salem Shor & Saperstein, LLP | Jul 6, 2017 | Uncategorized
If you are using your own funds to support your nursing care or other medical needs, you may be interested in knowing more about Medicaid. Medicaid is a program funded by the state and federal government. It's there to provide medical assistance to those with low...
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