Our next free "Estate Planning Essentials" Workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, February 14 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. To sign up for the February Workshop or any Bonus Workshops (described below), you may call us at (214) 720-0102 or sign up online at www.dallaselderlawyer.com or click here to register online. There has been a waiting list for the last several Workshops. So, if interested (or you know someone interested), it is probably best to sign up sooner rather than later.
We are also having a free Bonus Workshop on Thursday, February 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on “Financial Safety & Security as We Age” that will be presented by Julie M. Krawczyk. Ms. Krawczyk serves as the Director of the Elder Financial Safety Center at The Senior Source. The Senior Source has served Greater Dallas as the go-to nonprofit for aging services since 1961.
Please note the new schedule for Michael B. Cohen’s radio show "Know Your Legal Rights". The program is now on Mondays at 2:00 p.m., Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m. and on Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. on KAAM 770 AM. Podcasts of the shows are available on our website. If you want a question to be addressed on a future show, please mention the same on our website and we'll try to discuss the relevant topics.
Also, please note that Michael B. Cohen was a guest on the “Safe Money Talk Radio Show” hosted by Cathy Dewitt Dunn on Saturday, January 21 and January 28 on 101.1 FM WRR Classical and on 660 AM “The Answer”. He will be a guest again on February 4 on 660 AM “The Answer” from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. and on 101.1 FM WRR Classical from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Michael B. Cohen was also a guest on the “Safe Money Talk Radio Show” on Sunday, January 22 and on January 29 on 820 AM WBAP and on 740 AM KTRH. He will be a guest again on February 5 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on 820 AM WBAP and on 740 AM KTRH (Houston) from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
A House of Representatives bill entitled as the “Close Annuity Loopholes in Medicaid Act” has been proposed earlier this month to reduce the benefits of an asset preservation strategy for a commonly used benefit of the “well” spouse in Medicaid planning w
One of President-elect’s Donald Trump's campaign promises was to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, which would have implications for everyone covered by the insurance, but it could also adversely affect Medicare beneficiaries.
The beginning of a new year is a good time to take a look at your estate plan to make sure it is up to date. Less than half of people actually have any estate planning documents in place and many of those people may have outdated documents.