Archive for the ‘In the News’ Category

$99 Dollar Wills

Thursday, April 24th, 2014

This week it hit the news that you can now get a will done for $99 if you go to Walmart and frequent a new law firm, Axess Law. The firm’s partners are very clear that they will not be doing wills for everyone (“We are careful about what kinds ...

Mickey Rooney’s Estate and Shedding Light on Financial Elder Abuse

Friday, April 11th, 2014

It is not surprising that Mickey Rooney's estate may become embroiled in litigation.  Mr. Rooney was married nine times; he was survived by a number of children and stepchildren, and was estranged from his current wife at the time of his death.  Such full lives often lead to complicated estates. More ...

Alive Inside!

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

By Pauline Morris, MSW, RSW, social worker with Elder Caring and guest blogger: We are all meeting and assisting seniors in our practices, and working with the caregivers of those who are not so well. Communicating with them can be a major barrier. Many of our clients face or are living ...