Monthly Archives: April 2019

Home » Archives for April 2019
24 04, 2019

Legal Issues Involving Alzheimer’s & Dementia

April 24th, 2019|Michigan Elder Law|

Legal Issues Involving Alzheimer’s & Dementia Dementia is not a single disease, but a collective term used to describe various symptoms of cognitive decline that occur as part of aging. A person with dementia will present various symptoms that someone else or even themselves may notice. Early symptoms, which are as a result of memory loss include: Forgetfulness especially with language Disorientation Mood and personality changes Difficulty completing familiar tasks Misplacing things Problems with abstract thinking such as dealing with money Confusion There are several types of dementia, which can range from mild cognitive impairment [...]

8 04, 2019

Reasons To Update Your Estate Plan

April 8th, 2019|Michigan Estate Planning|

Reasons To Update Your Estate Plan Estate plans must be updated regularly for various reasons. Plans reflect life and financial situations at a current time and offer protection in the event you should become incapacitated. However, over the years circumstances may change and estate plans may need revisions.  It is in your best interest to get in the routine of updating your estate plan every three to five years if not more often. Failure to do so may eventually cause issues in probate court. Examples Of When To Update Your Plan Various situations require a [...]