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Medicare Premium Rise Lower Than Expected

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid has announced the 2013 Medicare premiums, deductibles, and coinsurances ...

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Amy Winehouse's Death Illustrates the Importance of a Will

Amy Winehouse had many ups and downs during her short life, but it appears she had the foresight to leave behind an ...

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The Ethical Will: Making Room for Your Voice

In medieval times, Jewish men wrote letters to their sons, passing on guidelines for living a worthy life.

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ElderLaw 101

How Much Long-Term Care Insurance Should You Purchase?

A number of considerations go into how much long-term care insurance any consumer should buy. 

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Five Planning Pointers for Parents with Disabled Children

A parent is irreplaceable, but someone will have to fill in if the worst happens.

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Disinheriting a Relative Can Be Complicated

You may feel that you have given one child more during your life, so he or she should get less in your will.

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Make Sure Your Plan Beneficiary Choices Are Up to Date

Many people periodically update their wills or other estate plans, but don't remember to update who will receive distributions from their retirement plans.

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Older Long-Term Care Insurance Policy Does Not Cover Alzheimer's Facility, Court Rules

The point of buying long-term care insurance is so you don't have to worry how to pay for a nursing home (or other types of long-t...

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