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Vlad Blits
What is a living trust? A trust is a legal entity that is utilized for the administration and distribution of assets. The legal title to the assets and the right to manage them is controlled by one person referred to as the trustee. The other party is referred to as the beneficiary and has the...
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An estate plan is the framework of arrangements, set up during an individual’s lifetime, for the administration of that individual’s assets and affairs when they become incapacitated or pass away. Estate planning is crucial, as well as periodically reviewing and updating the plan to keep up with any developments in life. Reviewing and updating your...
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What is an independent administration? Texas stipulates for independent administration free of court oversight. In other words, following the approval of an administrator or an independent executor and an inventory of estate assets (or an affidavit instead of an inventory) has been filed, the administrator or executor may handle the management of the estate without...
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Yes! Medicaid pays for long-term care in a nursing home. It pays for long-term senior care in the home in a few states as well. However, Medicare does not pay for long-term care. If I give away all my money and my house, will I qualify? You will no longer qualify for Medicaid. There is...
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After a person dies, most Texas estates need to go through probate. Probate is the legal process where the deceased person’s estate is settled, including collecting (known as marshalling) the assets, paying any existing claims and debts, and distributing the residual estate to beneficiaries as outlined in the will if there is one. However, if...
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Yes! If a senior is medically and financially qualified, Medicaid will pay for virtually all of their long-term treatment expenses. In Texas, long-term care costs are extremely expensive, whether in an assisted living facility, home health care, or nursing home. Medicare coverage for long-term care is exceptionally restricted, private health insurance policies typically do not...
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A licensed specialist in elder law is an attorney who has undergone specialized training in elder law issues, has practiced in that specific area for a certain amount of time, and has been accredited as highly qualified in elder law by their State Bar or by another accrediting organization. The substantial benefit of employing an...
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Many people understand how important a will is in Texas. This estate planning legal document provides details on how someone wants their assets distributed after their death. With the help of one of our San Antonio wills and trusts attorneys at The Voeller Law Firm, we can help our legal clients establish wills and trusts...
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Not all veterans are aware that there’s a financial benefit available to help them pay for medical expenses. However, it does exist, and it’s called VA Aid and Attendance Benefits, or Special Monthly Pension with Aid and Attendance. To get this benefit, veterans must fall within a certain income range and must meet a number of qualifications. The...
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If you’re an avid hunter, you may have a gun collection that’s been left to you by your grandparents or by ancestors even further back in history that is precious to you. You may want to pass this collection down to children or grandchildren, but did you know that if this isn’t done in the...
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