June 16, 2011

Third parties in power of attorney planning should often be first priority

Sooner or later we all discover that the important moments in life are not the advertised ones; not the birthdays, the graduations, the weddings, not the […]
June 9, 2011

Don't ignore statistics on long-term care

In 2009-2010, the most expensive college for total cost was Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, N.Y.  It cost approximately $149 per day, $54,410 per year, or […]
June 2, 2011

Getting a leg up on health care

The single best predictor of the need to go into a nursing home is how strong your legs are. —Dr. Walter M. Bortz, geriatrician; professor of […]
May 26, 2011

When loved ones suffer from dementia

Why is there always so much month left at the end of the money?—Anonymous. Adult children of parents with dementia come to see me when they […]