Tag Archives: Living Will

Today is the day to discuss your Healthcare Decisions with your loved ones

          Four Pillars Law Firm, PLLC, along with other national, state and community organizations, is leading a massive effort to highlight the importance of advance healthcare decision-making—an effort that has culminated in the formal designation of … Continue reading

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Have You Put Off Estate Planning for Too Long?

According to a Rocket Lawyer poll, 57% of Americans say their excuse for not having a Will is that they just haven’t gotten around to making one.  The longer you put it off, though, the direr a catastrophic event could … Continue reading

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Do You Have A Comprehensive Power of Attorney?

Many people believe they have a complete and comprehensive estate plan in place, only to have their unfortunate family members find out otherwise-after it is too late to correct.  Perhaps the most important document an individual can put in place … Continue reading

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May Someone with Dementia Sign a Will?

Millions of people are affected by dementia.  Unfortunately, many of dementia sufferers do not have all their estate planning affairs in order before the symptoms start. If you or a loved one has dementia, it may not be too late … Continue reading

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The Truth About DIY Estate Plans

Thinking of doing you own estate planning? Odds are, almost everyone has entertained such thoughts . . . it’s just a question of whether you have taken your pen to paper.  With that said, you’ve probably read plenty of blogs … Continue reading

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Estate Planning for Your Stage of Life

Believe it or not, if you are 18 years of age or older, you should have some amount of estate planning completed. Even if you meet the “young and broke” definition with zero concerns other than living paycheck to paycheck, … Continue reading

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E-Protecting Important Documents

In this fast-paced world of technology and mobility, more and more people are foregoing traditional safe-deposit boxes in favor of “cloud-management” services.  Although your original estate planning and other vital documents are still supreme, keeping traditional copies of such documents … Continue reading

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Elder Care Issues in the Forefront

No family wants to have a discussion about the possibility of a devastating occurrence which may leave a loved one mentally or physically debilitated; however, it is one of the more important discussions to be had amongst loved ones.  On … Continue reading

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Unforeseen Caregiving

According to a survey by the AARP, more than 42 million Americans provide family caregiving for an adult who needs help with their daily living activities . . . with an additional 61.6 million receiving at least some care during … Continue reading

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A Lesson to be Learned

For many people, estate planning is of no importance.  Some think to put a Last Will & Testament in place, others do not.  When I speak to prospective clients, many are surprised to hear that there are other documents which … Continue reading

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