|First part is hardest part: Begin communicating NOW… open conversations about prepaid funeral/burial plans, etc… If plans aren’t in place, this is the best starting point … “Life In Motion” by Karen Purze…. POAs, insurance, etc…Have all financial and legal documents in one safe place and inform at least 3 people and include them on safety deposit box list and location of keys…All accounts and property have POD beneficiaries and/or trusts,etc., in placePlan for worst-case scenarios for what long-term care looks like,what options are around YOU, and how to pay for these services…Live your legacy while you still can…|
Answers on Aging
Episode 22: How can I ensure (hopefully) harmony in my family following my death?
By Todd Whatley & Sara Scott
Todd Whatley & Sara Scott
Todd Whatley is a Certified Elder Law Attorney with 20+ years of experience and is past President of the National Elder Law Foundations the governing organization over all Certified Elder Law Attorneys nationally. He has worked with thousands of families helping them plan for the future and get the care they need without losing everything they have to pay for care. Sara Scott is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator and consultant to attorneys regarding nursing home issues and works with families to find the best level of care for their needs. She has worked with countless seniors and their families since 2008 in various capacities and has a sincere motivation for helping those individuals achieve the best quality of life possible. Answers on Aging Podcast is the life work of Todd Whatley and Sara Scott. Todd is a Certified Elder Law Attorney with 20+ years of experience of working with seniors and their families and Sara is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator and consultant with over 10 years of experience. They tackle all of the hard subjects with clarity and compassion to help you and you family tackle these years with peace of mind and knowledge.