Possibly Increasing Your VA Pension or Benefit

You may have heard of “improved pension”, “VA assisted living benefit”, or “veterans elder care benefits” that can be used to increase your pension. These are each names for the Aid and Attendance benefit that we discuss in detail in a separate article. In short, Aid and Attendance is a financial benefit that can help […]

Your wishes in the manner of your death

Planning for your passing or the passing of a loved one can be a very difficult process. It’s a process that many people may be inclined to avoid altogether. However, avoiding or ignoring end of life planning won’t solve your problems. In fact, by ignoring end of life planning, you may be putting very tough […]

Transferring Assets in Probate

There are many, many aspects of the death process—both things that lead up to and things that come after it. It’s also a time when people have a lot on their mind. If someone’s just trying to get over an emotional loss, they don’t necessarily have time or want to spend time thinking about who’s […]

Titling Your House: Who Should Be On It?

A lot of people don’t think much about how they’re going to title their home, but it’s not really something that should be brushed off. So, with this in mind, let’s take a look at how you should title the home. In fact, there are multiple ways that you can hold the title to your […]

Irrevocable Trusts

When planning to care for an elderly loved one, there are a lot of terms that get thrown around, and many that you may be unfamiliar with. One such term is “irrevocable trust.” Chances are that you at least have a basic of idea of what a trust in general is—something you set up in […]

Avoiding Probate: A How-To Guide

We talk about probate a lot, and just like everything else, it can be a little too much to deal with. So, what if you don’t want to deal with any of that? Is there a way for you to avoid it altogether? In fact, there is! Let’s start with Revocable Living Trusts: Revocable Living […]