Weekly Newsletter – Don’t Let Your Elderly Parents Become Victims of the Grandparent Scam

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Don’t Let Your Elderly Parents Become Victims of the Grandparent Scam Imagine this… You are an elderly grandparent who lives alone. You get a call in the middle of the night from your college-aged granddaughter. She’s frantic and crying, telling you she was mistakenly arrested while vacationing in Cancun. She says she needs you to pay her $1,800 bond, or she’ll … Read More

Special Alert

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ICS CLOSING MARCH 31, 2019.   As reported in January 2019 Update below, ICS MLTC plan will be closing at the end of March 2019,   Following the “unofficial”  letter of Jan. 7, 2019 announcing the closing from ICS CEO Rick Surpin, the NYS Department of Health sent all ICS members a letter dated January 25, 2019 explaining that  those members who did not contact NY … Read More

Weekly Newsletter – Retirement Planning Reality Check

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Retirement Planning Reality Check The National Institute on Retirement Security states that the funds American workers have set aside for retirement are inadequate to the tune of trillions of dollars. Why? Well as the old adage goes, failing to plan is as good as planning to fail. One of the first pitfalls in retirement planning is giving up before you … Read More

Weekly Newsletter – Special Needs Trust: Protection for Those Who Need It the Most

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Special Needs Trust:  Protection for Those Who Need It the Most ​ Families of those with disabilities – physical or mental – are typically concerned with the best way to fund the long-term financial and personal needs of their special needs loved one in a way that will secure a fulfilling life for them. The best vehicle to accomplish this … Read More

Weekly Newsletter – Financial Self-Protection Tips for the Newly Single

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Financial Self-Protection Tips for the Newly Single Whether you have a lost a spouse or partner through divorce or death, being thrust into singlehood can be an emotionally and financially jarring experience.  To get yourself back on firm footing, at least financially, follow these five steps: Finalize financial plans.  In the case of a divorce, you must ensure that the … Read More

New Hyde Park, Queens NY

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Neighborhood Service Pages: Elder Law Attorney for New Hyde Park, Queens, NY Elder Law Lawyer, Lori R. Somekh has a great goal for helping our senior population from the financial strains and difficulties of growing older. Lori was admitted to practice law in New York and the Federal Courts. She established her own firm in 1997. Ms. Somekh serves her … Read More

Elder Law Attorney for Floral Park, Queens, NY

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Neighborhood Service Pages: Elder Law Attorney for Floral Park, Queens, NY Elder Law Lawyer, Lori R. Somekh has a great desire for protecting our senior citizens from the financial constraints and burdens of growing older. She was admitted to practice law in New York and the Federal Courts. She established her very own company in 1997. Ms. Somekh serves her … Read More