A life care plan is a living, breathing, document that provides for you as you age. It is a tool that helps you plan for
Happy National Caregiver Day
One of the most overlooked and underappreciated groups are caregivers. Whether the caregivers are professionals or family members trying to help informally, caregivers are the
Alzheimer’s Disease: The Game Changer
In the mid-90’s, my grandpa Bellomo was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease, and I remember watching him progress through the stages of this disease and thinking
Potential Decrease in Federal Gift and Estate Tax Exemption, Did it Pass and Does it Impact You?
A hot topic among our clients is the proposed amendment to the Federal Lifetime Gift & Estate Tax Exclusion and how it may affect their
Why You Should look at LTC Insurance
The bottom line is that LTC (long term care) insurance has come a long way. There are new types of LTC insurance and even a
Considerations For Trust Type
Trusts are a major tool in estate planning. Trusts can be used for disability planning, probate avoidance, asset protection, and/or tax planning. Given the high
How to Help Your Loved One Avoid Isolation
Isolation is something that many seniors experience on a regular basis. However, with the COVID pandemic, that isolated feeling is more common than ever. Today,
Finding and Sharing Joy
We hope you enjoy this special blog by Meg Motter, Client Care Advocate for Bellomo and Associates: Jump for joy! Joy to the world! Enjoy.
Caregiver Agreements and Considerations.
Caregiver agreements are often used in the Medicaid context so that a family member can be paid for their services to a loved one and
Why to use Bellomo & Associates for Medicaid Instead of Doing it Yourself
When it comes to filing an application for Medicaid, the process can be quite daunting. Hiring a professional at Bellomo & Associates can relieve the
With premiums increasing drastically, should I keep my long-term care insurance?
This is a question that I receive on a regular basis in my estate planning and elder law practice. By way of full disclosure, I
Stretching & Protecting Wealth
My estate planning and elder law practice have given me insights into these topics that I never thought possible. I encounter questions on a daily