• Do Reverse Mortgages Impact Your Children’s Inheritance?

      Reverse mortgages are a type of loan that allows individuals who are 62 years of age or older to use the equity in their home to provide for the loan itself. It is generally intended for those who ...

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    • How Medicaid Planning Protects You

      What Is Medicaid Planning? Medicaid is a federal insurance program designed to provide health care coverage to low-income individuals, including children, pregnant mothers, elderly adults, and those ...

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    • Creating a Special Needs Trust for Your Loved One

      If your loved one receives Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/Medicaid, it is important that you plan carefully for their financial future. For most parents and/or caregivers, this is a worry that ...

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    • Attorney Wendra J. Moran Moves to New Office

      My firm, The Law Office of Wendra J. Moran, has moved to a new, more comfortable office location in western Baton Rouge. 614 Europe Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802 With the Interstate 10 to the ...

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    • How Does Power of Attorney Work in Louisiana?

      One key component of estate planning is determining who will be given power of attorney rights. In our state, there are two main types of power of attorney: medical power of attorney and financial ...

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    • Why File an Affidavit of Small Succession

      When a loved one passes away, how their belongings will be distributed may not be at the forefront of your mind. However, it is a necessary step to tie up loose ends, especially if you are their next ...

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    • What are the Benefits of Creating a Trust?

      If you are looking to have your assets and property transferred to your loved ones upon your death, you may want to consider creating a trust. Creating a trust can help you avoid many of the problems ...

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    • What Are the Assets and Debts of a Louisiana Succession Estate?

      What is included in Assets and Debts of an Estate ? After you are appointed Executor or Administrator of your loved ones estate, you will have the authority manage the assets and debts of the estate. ...

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    • Attorney Wendra J. Moran Moves to New Office

      My firm, The Law Office of Wendra J. Moran, has moved to a new, more comfortable office location in western Baton Rouge. 614 Europe Street Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802 With the Interstate 10 to the ...

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    • Do You Need a Lawyer to Go Through Succession?

      The purpose of a will or trust is to help the family of a decedent collect their intended inheritances with as little complication or delays as possible. If a person passes away without first creating ...

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    • Benefits of Using LLCs as an Estate Planning Tool

      There are a number of tools which can be used as part of the estate planning process to help maximize the value of your estate, the benefits your loved ones will be able to receive upon your death and ...

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    • What Are the Assets and Debts of a Louisiana Succession Estate?

      What is included in Assets and Debts of an Estate ? After you are appointed Executor or Administrator of your loved ones estate, you will have the authority manage the assets and debts of the estate. ...

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    • The Difference Between Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts

      In certain circumstances, creating a revocable or irrevocable trust can be very beneficial. Determining which type of trust is right for you is not always easy. Some people create trusts as they want ...

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    • At What Age Should I Consider Creating a Will?

      Many people believe there is no reason to start drafting a will until they are either married, have children or have amassed an estate of substantial value. This is not true. Estate planning is no ...

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    • What are the Benefits of Creating a Trust?

      If you are looking to have your assets and property transferred to your loved ones upon your death, you may want to consider creating a trust. Creating a trust can help you avoid many of the problems ...

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    • Why Create a Will?

      Why Create a Will? You are not obligated to create a Will in Louisiana. The laws of Louisiana decide which of your family members will receive your property if you do not specify in a Will how you ...

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    • Who Inherits if I Do Not Have a Will in Louisiana?

      If you do not create a last will and testament in Louisiana your estate will be subject to the Louisiana default rules for allocation of your property. Under such circumstances, your estate will be ...

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    • At What Age Should I Consider Creating a Will?

      Many people believe there is no reason to start drafting a will until they are either married, have children or have amassed an estate of substantial value. This is not true. Estate planning is no ...

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    • How Does Power of Attorney Work in Louisiana?

      One key component of estate planning is determining who will be given power of attorney rights. In our state, there are two main types of power of attorney: medical power of attorney and financial ...

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