Civil & Human Rights Legal Articles
Legal articles on Lawyer.com, Written by legal experts, are a great resource for learning more about Civil & Human Rights. Find more legal articles
Know your rights: WHEN CAN POLICE SEARCH YOU? WHEN CAN POLICE ARREST YOU? WHAT HAPPENS UPON YOUR ARREST (OR DETENTION)?
The question of using Medicaid funds for assisted living is a big one for many in the elder care field. As we have discussed before, Medicaid is a joint state and federal program.
There was a recent article discussing Nobel Prize-winning Professor Eric Kandel’s 50+ years of research on the topic of memory loss and Alzheimer’s Disease.
Online bill paying has become a popular way to make paying bills easier, and now you can pay your Medicare premiums online too. If your bank allows customers to pay bills online, you can use that service to pay your Medicare premiums.
Some seniors and their families don’t use a lawyer to plan for long-term care or Medicaid, often because they’re afraid of the cost. An Elder Law attorney can help you save money in the long run as well as make sure you are getting the best care for your loved one.
Medicare benefits start at age 65, but many people continue working past that age, either by choice or need. It is important to understand how Medicare and employer coverage work together.
What if there is a problem and you are not around the corner to help? Being a long distance caregiver for an elderly or disabled loved one is tough.
In my opinion, the answer to the question of “is there a large scale problem with court appointed guardians” is “no.”
A Roth IRA is a different type of IRA and it may work for you. In its basic form an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) is an account that you can contribute funds free of federal income taxes.