What is the purpose of a “HIPAA” Authorization?

/ By: Laura Easton

Category: General

What is the purpose of a “HIPAA” Authorization?  HIPAA, the federal privacy law, prohibits anyone holding your medical records from releasing that information to others, unless you authorize such release.  The authorization form tells your...

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Is it necessary to spend most…

/ By: Laura Easton

Category: General

Is it necessary to spend most, or all, of my assets to pay for my nursing home care?  Absolutely not. With careful planning, such erosion—or destruction—of your estate can be avoided.  See a qualified and...

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What is a Charitable Remainder Trust?

/ By: Laura Easton

Category: General

What is a Charitable Remainder Trust?  That is a strategy that involves you creating an irrevocable trust, transferring assets to it, and you receive an income tax deduction as well as a lifetime income from...

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Is “umbrella” insurance a good investment?

/ By: Laura Easton

Category: General

Is “umbrella” insurance a good investment?  Yes!  That type of insurance adds additional coverage to your existing homeowners and automobile insurance.  If you are involved in an accident, found to have been at fault and...

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