New Financial Empowerment For Those With Disabilities

On Tuesday, Dec. 18, California State Treasurer John Chiang hosted a news conference to announce the launch of a new program, CalABLE. This was great news! CalABLE is an innovative state program that will allow individuals with disabilities to open tax-advantaged savings and investment Continue reading

Alzheimer’s Crisis: Hope in Research

We have a major health crisis in our country. It’s called Alzheimer’s disease. Along with other forms of dementia, it is killing hundreds of thousands of Americans every year, heavily burdening our already strained healthcare system, and causing major financial and emotional difficulties for caregivers. As an elder care and estate planning attorney, I see many of my clients and their families face the impact and often harsh realities of dementia diseases. The long-term care, financial planning, and other factors play significant roles in the futures of people with dementia and their families. Continue reading