Folsom Elder Law Attorney Warns: “Adult Children May Be Responsible for Their Parent’s Nursing Home Bill!”

Most people don’t realize the high cost of nursing home care until an aging parent’s health declines to the point that they need to move into one. As a Folsom elder law attorney, I can’t stress enough that this is a really bad time to learn that your family could need to come up with […]

Compensation for Being Your Parent’s Caregiver | Folsom Elder Law Attorney

If you are providing care to your parent, you are probably doing it without being asked and without compensation. It probably isn’t on your mind at all. But, I can tell you as a Folsom elder law attorney, it should be. As a society, we value our elders and provide the care they need without […]

Sacramento Elder Law Attorney: When You Must Manage Your Elderly Parent’s Finances

Elder law attorneys in Sacramento often find themselves advising adult children of the elderly on the intricacies of managing their parents’ finances.  While it may seem straightforward at first, there are a lot of details and difficulties that can get in the way.  There are so many things to coordinate, and often the parent is […]

The Downside to Annuities from a Fair Oaks Trust Lawyer’s Perspective

When it comes to annuities, trust lawyers in Fair Oaks, CA do at times recommend these financial products for their clients…and they may be a great choice for you.  This particular article is just to offer some additional food for thought on making decisions regarding whether or not annuities are wise additions to your overall […]

Sacramento Elder Lawyer Advice: Create a Personalized Healthcare Directive

When a Sacramento elder lawyer’s clients enter a hospital or other medical facility, they have the peace of mind that comes from knowing their healthcare wishes will be made clear to the staff.  This is because the attorney and the client were able to sit down and go through various situations and scenarios to put […]

Sacramento Probate and Privacy…There Must be a Better Way

Whether you’re famous or not, you may have reasons for wanting your private information to stay—well—private.  Unfortunately, when your estate goes through the probate process in Sacramento, there is little to no privacy afforded to you or your loved ones.  Instead, the probate division of the Sacramento Superior Court will record everything that happens, and […]

QUESTION: Does the VA cover nursing home care?

To be eligible for nursing home care in Sacramento, you must be enrolled in the VA health care system or be eligible for VA health care without the need to enroll. Nursing Home Care is a regular, covered benefit for these two groups: Veterans rated 70 percent service-connected or greater Veterans with a 60-percent service-connected […]

A Fair Oaks Elder and Med-Cal Lawyer ‘s Take on Resolving Nursing Home Disputes

As an elder law attorney in Fair Oaks, my clients are often seeking advice on all kinds of topics, from putting together medical directives to paying for nursing care.  One issue that is especially important for these clients is how to resolve disputes that come up when they are living in a nursing home.  While […]

Fair Oaks Elder Lawyer: How To Tell If Your Loved One’s Finances Are Out of Control

Elder law attorneys in Sacramento County specialize in bridging the generations, and because of that, we understand many of the nuances that create a disconnect between adult children and their aging parents.  One major issue can be that of finances.  In the older generation, it is still considered fairly taboo to discuss one’s financial situation […]

Fair Oaks Elder Lawyer Urges Adults to Have ‘Tough Conversations’ With Mom or Dad for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Awareness Week

By: Heather Chubb, Fair Oaks elder lawyer “Does mom want to live in a nursing home?” “Does dad consider living with Alzheimer’s or Dementia to be quality of life?” “Is there legal documentation in place that ensures someone can act financially on mom or dad’s behalf if they are unable to?” These are just three […]

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