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Elder Law Lawyers USA - Recent Legal Articles
- Hiring a Caregiver
If you have been thinking of hiring a caregiver for yourself or someone you love, read the following tips before you make a decision.
- Abuse Tactics Used On Elderly Women
Abuse comes in many forms - emotional, physical, verbal, sexual - and to anyone - young or elderly. Learn how to identify abuse and prevent it.
- From an Assisted Living Facility to a Skilled Nursing Facility
Learn what are the causes and reasons an elder or senior citizen may be transferred from an assisted living facility to a skilled nursing facility.
- Factors Elderly and Senior Investors Should Know
Investment risk factors seniors, elders, and their friends and family should be aware of.
- Financial Fraud Schemes Victimizing Elders and Senior Citizens
There are many fraud schemes used by sellers intent on defrauding seniors and elders of their hard-earned money. Learn what they are to protect yourself.
- Equity-Indexed Annuities
Equity-Indexed annuities are a type of deferred annuity that bases its returns on a stock market index. However, insurance companies have the option of using one of three calculation methods to determine the returns, and each has its own pros and cons.
- Whistleblower Failure-of-Care Claim Settled for $38 Million
Recently, a whistleblower failure-of-care claim was settled against a nursing home chain for $38 million. Even nursing home abuse can be stopped with whistleblowing.
- Things to Know before Purchasing Deferred Variable Annuities
Seniors and elders, are you aware that deferred variable annuities may not be beneficial? If not, read on to learn about the risks of buying annuities.
- Seniors: What You Should Know About Annuities
Annuities sound like a good idea for elders and senior citizens. However, the opposite may be true. Annuities are not right for everyone and seniors and elders should learn why before purchasing an annuity.
- Illegal Evictions of Elderly Nursing Home Residents
Nursing homes can't evict elders based on ending Medicare coverage, lack of long term beds, or refusal to readmit after a hospital stay.