Entries by Elisa

3 Estate Planning Questions to Start 2014

Fresh starts are really nice sometimes. “Out with the old, in with the new” can be energizing. Many people procrastinate when it comes to their estate plan, thinking, “Oh, I’ll never really need it.” But the truth is, everyone will need one at some point. Why not start off the New Year with some peace […]

Medicaid Help

When a loved one needs nursing home care, that is one of the most stressful things a family faces.  We help families every day deal with this difficult issue. One of the biggest concerns is often “how do we pay for it?”    Nursing homes are expensive, often $5,000 per month or more.  For many families, […]

VA Benefits

Wartime veterans or their widows may qualify for benefits from the VA to help pay for care as they age. This benefit may be available to pay for in home care, assisted living, or nursing home. In order to qualify for the maximum benefit, legal planning may be needed. We work with families regularly to […]

Granny We Need to Talk: Questions that Can Stop Elder Fraud in Its Tracks

In our past two posts we talked about how Elder Fraud is on the rise and the types of fraud to look out for. Here are 7 questions to ask your friends and loved ones that can raise red flags about the possibility that they are being set up as a target for Elder Fraud: […]

Thank you!

We appreciate your interest in the 5-minute Phone Checkup! Every day counts when you’re paying for nursing care. Someone from our office will be in touch soon to help you find missed resources for offsetting the expense of a nursing home. In the meantime, feel free to look around our site. The following pages may be […]

Edwards Group Welcomes New Attorney

Attorney Amanda Lundeen joined the team at Edwards Group on April 2. She will be working at the firm part-time. Amanda has known Dave for many years. They worked together in the same law firm after law school, and Dave even had a hand in hiring Amanda for her first job. Their shared values and […]