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July 28, 2020
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Asset Protection and Your Future

Asset protection is a collection of strategies designed to guard a person’s wealth and help them plan for the future. It can help people who need […]
July 27, 2020
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How to Choose an Assisted Living Facility

At some point, you may realize that your home doesn’t serve you as well as you’d like. As you age, you might need to move into […]
June 22, 2020
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Ways to Stay in Touch with Loved Ones in Long-Term Care Facilities

As Phase 2 of recovery continues in Florida under the direction of Governor DeSantis, visits to nursing homes and other long-term care facilities continue to be […]
May 27, 2020
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Avoid Gift-Giving Mistakes

Gifting may be part of your plan for the future, especially if you’ve accumulated wealth and are over the age of 65. However, no matter your […]
April 14, 2020
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What a Lockdown in Florida Means for You & Your Important Papers

After Friedman Elder Law prepares legal documents such as wills, trusts, durable powers of attorney and healthcare directives, one of the things our clients often say […]
March 20, 2020
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The Impact of Coronavirus on Nursing Homes & Care Facilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) has officially entered the United States and is now present in all fifty states. During this stressful time, we all want to spend time […]
March 10, 2020
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What to Do After an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

B. Smith, beloved cookbook author, restaurateur and model, passed away on February 22nd at the age of 70. After her Alzheimer’s diagnosis in 2014, B. and […]
January 23, 2020
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How the SECURE Act Affects Your IRA

Enacted at the end of 2019, the SECURE Act (Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act) created big changes for both individuals and employers when […]
December 20, 2019
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How to Qualify for VA Benefits

Everyone deserves to be cared for during their golden years, and that applies even more to our veterans. After years of service, veterans should receive the […]
November 21, 2019
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The Importance of Estate Planning for Seniors

You’ve spent your life investing and saving with the goal of enjoying your retirement and passing on the wealth to your loved ones. Maybe you’ve even […]
March 29, 2019
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Special Monthly Compensation: What Is It?

Veterans provide a crucial service to our country. They risk their lives to protect our civil liberties. As a reward for their service, the Department of […]
March 12, 2019
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What Is A Special Needs Trust And Who Qualifies?

In the beginning, all parents share the same worries: will my child be good to others? Will other children be good to mine? As time goes […]
March 9, 2019
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Do You Feel Guilty About Doing What Is Best?

Your parents have taken care of you your entire life. Whether you were sent off to school with a homemade lunch, spent summers in the backyard […]
March 6, 2019
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When Is The Right Time To Move Parents Into Assisted Living?

As your parents age, you will likely see declines in their abilities. Though you love them dearly and do all you can to care for them […]
March 5, 2019
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How To Choose An Executor From A List Of Names

Some people are lucky enough to have a list of viable options when considering who to name as the executor of their estate. Often a person […]