Although Medicare funds some home health care services, a recent study has found that Medicare beneficiaries are underutilizing the program's home health care options.
If you are a property holder, you may use a Lady Bird Deed to transfer real property to a specific beneficiary while retaining certain rights to the property.
Creating a spendthrift trust for your loved one can limit their spending and your protect wealth.
Last wills and testaments (also known simply as wills) are not just for the wealthy.
America has three major housing issues for seniors: affordability, physical accessibility, and access to medical care and other services. There is a need for creative solutions to housing.
When individuals cannot manage their finances, courts can appoint guardians. Financial guardianship is for those who need help handling money.
Trusts are legal arrangements used in estate planning, alongside wills and advance directives.
Vermont has become the first state in the U.S. to update its end-of-life choice law to make it legal for nonresidents to pursue medically assisted suicide.
A crucial, yet often overlooked, component of estate planning is reviewing assets, such as 401(k)s, pensions, and savings accounts, and ensuring you have listed a beneficiary for each of these.
Innovations in robotics and artificial intelligence may have the potential to provide support on this front, allowing seniors to continue living at home as they age.