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What Power Does an Executor Have?

If a loved one asks you to be the executor of their estate, think carefully before you take on this responsibility.
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Is Your Home Your Largest Asset or Biggest Liability?

Could generations of traditional homeownership wisdom be wrong? Here's what you need to know to determine whether your home is an investment that will pay off in retirement—or a liability.
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Do we know the Impact That Omicron Variant has on Seniors?

The World Health Organization on Wednesday cautioned against overreacting to omicron variant data so far, as the world still waits to see how the COVID-19 variant impacts the elderly.
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What Do People Get Wrong About Social Security?

Nearly 90% of American adults say they are at least somewhat confident in their knowledge of Social Security, according to the 8th Annual Social Security Consumer Survey from the Nationwide Retirement Institute. However, the survey also finds that many Americans don’t know their eligibility age, how payments are calculated and other essential information.
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How To Hire a Caregiver from an Agency?

Once you have a list of promising agencies, arrange a consultation. AARP has a checklist of important questions to ask before signing a home health contract.
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What Did Former VA Secretary Say Is Wrong with the Veteran’s Benefits System?

 January 18, 2022 |
Former Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie on Tuesday criticized the current veterans benefits system in America as being too focused on providing financial rewards to ailing individuals, instead of helping them move past those challenges to post-military success.
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Has Pandemic Caused More Elder Abuse?

The pandemic’s impact on older adults went far beyond Covid-19 infections. It also made them more vulnerable to abuse.
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Do I Need an Estate Planning Attorney?

These are among the things an estate attorney can help you with planning. That’s why it’s essential to ensure you have one by your side, if you’re leaving an inheritance behind.
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What are Trends in Senior Health Care?

 January 13, 2022 |
The pandemic was a catalyst for digital health adoption, including in the senior care space. Older adults used video calls to connect with families during lockdowns, and telehealth allowed seniors to meet with their doctors from home. Today’s seniors are more tech savvy than in the past, and this is likely to impact the way they interact with healthcare going forward.
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Is It Better to Inherit Stock or Cash?

 January 12, 2022 |
If you’re planning to leave your heirs any sort of inheritance, you’re already giving them a valuable financial leg up.
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1767 Morris Ave., Suite 314
Union, NJ 07083

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73 Mt. View Blvd., Wayne, NJ 07470
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Hackensack, NJ 07601

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