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Part B Premium Will Rise Slightly for Most Medicare Beneficiaries in 2017

After holding steady at $104.90 a month for four years, the standard Medicare Part B premium that most recipients pay will rise 4 percent to $109 a month.  

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Categories: General Interest

Repealing Obamacare Will Have Consequences for Medicare

One of President-elect’s Donald Trump's campaign promises was to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, which would have implications for everyone covered by the insurance, but it could also adversely affect Medicare beneficiaries. Read More

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When Can You Delay Taking Medicare?

While you are eligible to apply for Medicare when you are 65, there are circumstances where you might not want to, particularly if you are working full time for a larger employer or contributing to a health savings account.

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For Better or for Worse, States Are Turning to Managed Care for Medicaid Long-Term Care

More and more states are switching to a managed care model when dealing with Medicaid long-term care patients, a change that has resulted in a loss of services in some cases.

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Make Reviewing Your Estate Plan One of Your New Year's Resolutions

The beginning of a new year is a good time to take a look at your estate plan to make sure it is up to date. Less than half of people actually have any estate planning documents in place and many of those people may have outdated documents. <… Read More

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Elder Care Collaboration: Medical and Legal

Elder Care Collaboration: Medical and Legal (Part 1 of 3) Many older adults utilize the expertise of attorneys and physicians in the complex pursuit of the best possible health and wellbeing. At Weatherby & Associates, PC we pride ourselves on… Read More
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Special Needs Trust In Connecticut

Special Needs Trust – What is it? You may have heard the term “Special Needs Trust” before.  But do you know what it means?  What makes a Special Needs Trust different than other types of trusts?  In what sort of situation is it appropriate… Read More
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Categories: General Interest

Happy Thanksgiving

We wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving . Read More
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Living Will

  Living Will – Having a one is Crucial Have you ever given thought to who benefits from good estate planning? There are many good answers. Estate planning can benefit your spouse and it can benefit your descendants who stand to inherit your a… Read More
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Categories: Validity of a Will

The Perils of Business Deals without Good Legal Advice

    Lawyers can be expensive. But the value of good legal advice is not always appreciated. In the area of business transactions legal costs should seem far less “costly” when weighed against the potential negative costs when business deal… Read More
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