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The Risks of Gift-Giving for South Carolina Medicaid Eligibility

Mabel’s children were concerned that Mabel would need long-term nursing-home care in the near future. It was the holidays, and Mabel always got a lot of joy out of generosity. But her children had heard that people in Mabel’s circumstances should not give gifts. The concern is real. For Medicaid to cover the huge expense...

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Why an Advance Directive is Vital For You or a Loved One

Kevin stands at the door of Winnie’s nursing home room, tears streaming down his face. The medical staff just finished inserted a feeding tube into Winnie – an act Kevin knew she didn’t want. Unfortunately, Winnie couldn’t express her wishes due to advanced dementia, and she had no legal documents that expressed her wishes not...

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New Bankruptcies Hit Yearly High

The pandemic may be easing, but the crisis is still taking a severe financial toll on individuals and their families. Bankruptcies, for instance, have skyrocketed. Our legal team sorts out the numbers and what they mean. Here's what you should know. The bankruptcy numbers March saw the highest monthly increase in new bankruptcy filings since...

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Does your South Carolina Estate Plan Address a Pandemic?

On February 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) gave name to the disease-causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak. The coronavirus disease 2019 shortly after became known by its abbreviation, CO for corona, VI for virus, D for disease, and 19 for the year of the outbreak; COVID-19. This virus will likely become a milder...

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Understanding the Latest Technologies for Modernizing Medicare

Many seniors who are financially stable and choosing to age in place already have a “smart” home employing the sorts of technology that can prolong their independent living circumstances. Family caregivers are freer to move about their daily lives knowing they can check remotely on their loved one and that the loved one has a...

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Study: Americans Are More Stressed About Money Than COVID

As the vaccine becomes more available, the top concern among Americans is shifting away from COVID-19 and back to a more familiar stressor - money. A new study found that 145 million Americans are worried about their finances and say they cannot afford another year like 2020. Concern about money problems shot up 15% over...

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The Importance of Keeping Your Financial Information in Order

Preparing and organizing your financial information for when you are no longer capable will bring peace of mind to you today and relieve your loved ones' burden in the future. It will ensure proper management of your financial situation and afford control over your end of life and legacy. The goal is to make and...

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How a South Carolina Attorney Can Help with Pandemic Uncertainty

We have vaccines, however the rollout has been slower than expected. COVID 19 is raging throughout many states. So how do we continue to maintain strong mental health during the next several months after enduring so much already? The human being is hardwired to evaluate risks that can interfere with our wellbeing. However, these evolved...

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