California Elder Law News Today
Table of Contents
QVap Trust: Having Your
Cake and Eating It, Too!
Power of Attorney & the VA
Can a Remarried Spouse Claim a Veterans Benefit (Part 1)?
Can a Former Non-Remarried Spouse Claim a Veterans Benefit (Part 2)?
VA Accreditation...Board Certification...Degrees...Designations..What
Are These and Why Are They Important?
What Does the New Estate Tax Law Mean to Me (Part 1)
Does the New Estate Tax Law Mean to Me (Part 2)
Why Powers of Attorney Need to be Reviewed & Updated
Choosing the Best Home Care Service for a Loved One
What Can a Home Equity Loan Do for You?
Why is it So Involved to Settle an Estate?
Acting as Mom's Power of Attorney---Did You Do the Most Important Thing
When is Someone No Longer Competent to Sign EP Docs
Estate Planning Myths and What the Hucksters Don't Tell
When Is a Couple Legally a Couple?
Can You Deduct the Cost of In-Home Care for the VA Aid & Attendance Benefit?
Your Parents–Want to Have “The Conversation?”
I Need an Attorney to Apply for Medi-Cal?
the Successor Trustee—More Difficult Than You Thought!
Should I Buy a $500
Checklist to Settle My Dad’s Estate?
Your Child Up to be a Pigeon!
Will Pay for My Long Term Care... Won't It?
Appeal a Medi-Cal or VA Denial?
Working with an Attorney? Do
You Know How?
Step Up In Basis With A-B Trusts
with the Ability to Get It Back
What is the Look Back Period for Medi-Cal in California?
Did I Receive What I Was Supposed to From Mom?
Avoiding Capital Gains Tax With A-B Trusts
Insurance Agents and Veterans Benefits
Will My Son Contest My Trust
Changes On the Way For Veterans Benefits?
I Have the Solution, But No One Has the Authority to Carry Out the Solution.
Power of Attorney Not What Daughter Expected
Am I Being Cheated? Why Would I want to File a Death Tax Return If I Don't
What Do I Do When a Beneficiary Sends His Check Back?
Health Care Directives--Don't Leave Home Without Them?
What If I Lose My Original Documents?
Changes in Gifting Rules for VA Pension?
Don't Get Your Legal Advice from the Janitor!
Buying the Right
Long Term Care Insurance- How to Do It!
Living Trusts and
IRA’s–Timebomb Waiting to Happen?
Share of Cost is Breaking Me!
Don’t Get Your Legal Advice from the Janitor– Redux
Are Annuities the Devil Themselves?
Helping an Elder Budget (AKA Preventing Rip Offs)
How Many Beneficiaries Are Too Much?
Veterans Benefits and Penalty Periods
Three Financial Moves for Generation Y's
Irrevocable Trust: Can It Be Amended?
Remarried Spouse Needs VA Benefits
Hidden Benefits for Disabled Vets!
Lawyers Make Big Deals Out of Nothing So They Can Charge Huge Fees
Why Can't I Wait 2 Years After Dad Died to Settle His Estate?
Getting Your Parents' Holdings Organized
When Hell Freezes Over I'll Hire An Attorney
Can An Irrevocable Trust Be Changed?
Should My Eldest Child Be the Successor Trustee?
The House Doc is Interfering with Medi-Cal
Medical Insurance When You Are Out of the Country–What Should You Have?--Part
Don't Leave Home Without It---Travel Insurance--Part 2
Don't Leave Home Without Them!
Don't Leave Home Without Them! Part 4
Don't Leave Home Without Them! Part 5
Don't Leave Home Without Them! Part 6
Don't Leave Home Without Them! Part 7
Don't Leave Home Without Them! Part 8
Selling A House of A Long Ago Decedent
Solving the Notarization No Driver's License Problem
A-B Trusts: Don't Give Away the Capital Gains Step Up!
My Home Burnt Down-Will the Insurance Company Pay?
I Need Options to Care for My Dad