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The Ward Law Firm on the Importance of Planning for the Golden Years

Set Your Plan in Motion

By: Ronald Ward, Jr., Northshore LIVING WELL Magazine

Planning can be an enjoyable activity. When planning a trip, we often read books, magazines, and internet articles about our destination. Where will we stay? What will we eat? How will we get there? How long will we stay? Admittedly, retirement planning is less enjoyable for most people than planning a trip to Europe. Even so, this planning should bring you peace of mind. By eliminating the unknown and embracing a plan, our human nature finds comfort in moving toward our goal if we have an estate plan. […]

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Lori A. Leu & Associates talks elder law – LIVING WELL Magazine

What is Elder Law?
By Lori A. Leu, Collin and North Dallas LIVING WELL Magazines
So often people will say that they did not know they needed an attorney who practices elder law, or even that such an area of the law exists. Elder law is not a new type of law, but it is a relatively new way to bring several areas of the law together to benefit a particular group of people – older adults. […]

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Marta Williger on modifying estate plans in the face of catastrophic illness – LIVING WELL Magazine

I Do, But I Don’t: Modifying Estate Plans in the Face of Catastrophic Illness
By Marta Williger, Akron LIVING WELL Magazine
Most people want the same thing out of their estate plan. Matching wills, leaving everything to each other, and then, when both spouses have died, to the children. Simple, effective, and popular, we call it the “I Love You” Plan. […]