“I’ll Never Go into a Nursing Home”

By Linda T. Cammuso: Over the years, in many different client meetings and discussions, we have heard clients or their families say that they will “never go into a nursing home”.  Usually this sentiment is an expression of support by children (“Dad knows we would...

Irrevocable Trusts: A promising development

By Linda T. Cammuso: In our Fall 2013 issue, Volume 8, of Estate Preservation Law’s newsletter Bridging the Gap, we apprised readers “that the use of irrevocable trusts has met with resistance from the MassHealth agency in the application process. Although these...

Estate Planning: Are You Ready?

by Linda T. Cammuso The third week of October was officially declared National Estate Planning Awareness Week in 2008. The House bill was co-sponsored by the National Association of Estate Planners and Council (NAEPC). In 2015 those dates fall between October 19 and...