Irrevocable Trust Taxes

This article has been reviewed by a practicing attorney in 2020 This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional legal advice. Always seek the advice of an attorney or another qualified legal professional with any questions you may have regarding your situation. The irrevocable trust is a common estate planning tool.  While […]

Filial Responsibility — the Duty of Adult Children

This article has been reviewed by a practicing attorney in 2020 This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional legal advice. Always seek the advice of an attorney or another qualified legal professional with any questions you may have regarding your situation. Taking care of an aging parent can be difficult even […]

How to pay for assisted living

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Assisted living may be an excellent option for you or a loved one. You may have chosen this senior housing option to maintain your independence and boost your social life, while getting some daily help with tasks. But how will you pay for assisted living? Paying for assisted living can be a tricky topic. Unlike […]

A Guide to Veteran Benefits for Senior Living

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Here at MyCaringPlan, we get a lot of questions from senior veterans looking for long-term care facilities. Often they ask us, “I’m a veteran, can that help me get senior housing?” The answer is absolutely yes.  Elder veterans may qualify for an extra hand with their senior living options – whether an assisted living facility, […]

Dysphagia diet: tips and recipes

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This article has been medically reviewed by Dr. Martin Duggan in 2021 This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Often, seniors who have difficulty […]