Harford County Elder Law Attorney And CPA
Seniors often face a host of legal and financial issues as they age. Deteriorating health may lead to increased medical expenses. Round-the-clock care — either in-home or through a long-term care facility — may become necessary. Complex estate planning considerations may come into play. And financial management can become a struggle.
Dealing with these major life changes is often daunting for both the senior and his or her loved ones. Planning ahead can make a significant difference in lightening the burdens of everyone involved. Yet even when it’s too late to plan ahead, it’s never too late to explore strategies for effectively handling these hurdles.
Getting Proper Care Shouldn’t Cost You Everything
A major concern for elders is the fear of losing everything to pay for medical treatment and long-term care. In light of the skyrocketing costs of long-term care options, this fear is understandable. Yet you should not have to sacrifice your life’s fortune to meet your basic needs.
In the Harford and Baltimore County area, contact me, Maryland elder law attorney Allen Schuldenfrei. I can help you strategize ways to secure the care you need without draining your estate.
There may be several options for preserving your assets, enabling you to leave a meaningful legacy for your loved ones, while also living a comfortable lifestyle and getting the care you need. I can help you create a strategy that makes sense for your situation.
Legal And Financial Guidance
Elders and their families turn to me for knowledgeable guidance on matters such as:
- Planning for long-term care needs
- Transitioning to a nursing home or assisted living facility
- Implementing steps for asset protection
- Pursuing eligibility for Medicaid, Medicare and other public benefits
- Seeking legal guardianship for an incapacitated elder
I also offer financial management services to elders who need assistance. As a lawyer and certified public accountant (CPA), I draw on insights from both fields to provide well-rounded advice. I will recommend ways to achieve your goals in a caring and transparent manner.