Wes Coulson discusses why it’s important to start Alzheimer’s planning as soon as possible. Doing so will allow the family member with Alzheimer’s to have as much control over their care and life savings as possible. Hi, I’m Wes Coulson, and this is your Elder Law Minute. Today’s message goes out to the families […]
In this Elder Law Minute, Wes Coulson shares advice on how to ensure your loved one receives great care while in the nursing home. Whether it’s giving a nurse a birthday card, or buying pizzas for the staff, a little thought can go a long way.
One way to ensure your loved one is taken care of is through special needs planning. In this Elder Law Minute, Wes Coulson talks about planning for a family member with special needs, and how a Special Needs Trust may be beneficial for their future. Special Needs Planning Transcript: Hi, I’m Wes Coulson, and this is […]
In this Elder Law Minute, Wes Coulson talks about the Medicaid look back period. Despite many misconceptions, you can do effective planning for Medicaid while someone is in the nursing home. Hi, I’m Wes Coulson, and this is your Elder Law Minute. A lot of people are fooled by the look back period for […]
In this segment of Elder Law Minute, we talk about the many misconceptions of wills, how to avoid probate, and living trusts. Depending on the size of your estate, you may be able to avoid probate under Illinois and Missouri laws. We also stress the importance of having a living trust to avoid probate. […]