Our next free "Estate Planning Essentials" workshop will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 2 PM at 12201 Merit Drive, Suite 205, Dallas, Texas. Most of our free workshops have waiting lists, so if you are interested in attending, please call 214-720-0102 or sign up online at dallaselderlawyer.com. There will also be a workshop on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 10 AM.
Earlier this month, Michael B. Cohen was a panelist and speaker on a case study regarding charitable planning for the Dallas chapter of Financial Service Professionals (FSP).
Also, Michael B. Cohen's January article blog entitled "If I don't get a death certificate, it may kill me" was given an award by the State Bar of Texas as one of its top ten blogs. This is the 5th time he has won such an award.
Michael B. Cohen can be heard on his KAAM (770 AM) radio show every Monday at 2 PM, Tuesday at 1 PM and Saturday at 2:30 PM. Similar to newsletters being archived on our website, dallaselderlawyer.com, podcasts of the previous shows are also on our website.
Dr. Barak Gaster, a University of Washington internist, has developed a five-page dementia–specific advance directive whereby patients indicate what type of medical treatment they would want if they have mild, moderate or severe dementia.
Caring for an elderly parent can be stressful for families. Siblings may disagree over how to provide care or where a parent will live, and these squabbles can end up costing the family thousands of dollars.
While long-term care insurance costs are up in general, some policies are going down in price, according to the 2018 Long Term Care Insurance Price Index, an annual report from the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance.