Protecting Your Legacy: Lessons from the Allan H. Goldman Case

Protecting Your Legacy: Lessons from the Allan H. Goldman Case

Written by Robert T. Nickerson As parents, ensuring the well-being and protection of our loved ones is vital. Estate planning serves as a vital tool in safeguarding our legacy and assets for future generations. To underscore the importance of thoughtful estate planning, let’s examine the tragic case of Allan H. Goldman, a Manhattan real estate…

An SSI Benefit Gift for Christmas: 2 Checks and Bigger Payments

An SSI Benefit Gift for Christmas: 2 Checks and Bigger Payments

Written by Robert T. Nickerson 🎄✨ Joyful News for SSI Beneficiaries this Holiday Season! ✨🎄 Greetings, dear readers! We bring tidings of good cheer and valuable information for our friends receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) during this festive season. 🎁 Double the Delight: Two Payments this December! 🎁 ‘Tis the season of giving, and the…

Safeguarding Your Legacy: Navigating the Rise of AI-Driven Voice Scams in Estate Planning

Safeguarding Your Legacy: Navigating the Rise of AI-Driven Voice Scams in Estate Planning

Written by Robert T. Nickerson In an era dominated by technological advancements, the landscape of estate planning has encountered a new challenge—one that strikes at the heart of familial bonds. Recent times have witnessed a surge in scammers utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) to replicate the voices of loved ones, exploiting the emotional vulnerabilities of unsuspecting…

Estate Plan Differences Between Tina and Ike Turner

Estate Plan Differences Between Tina and Ike Turner

Written by Robert T. Nickerson Estate planning is a crucial aspect of managing one’s wealth and assets, ensuring the smooth transition of resources to loved ones after one’s passing. In the case of iconic musicians Tina Turner and Ike Turner, their divergent estate plans and legacies offer valuable insights into the importance of careful planning…

New Technology Allows for Mind-Controlled Wheelchair Without Need for Brain Surgery

New Technology Allows for Mind-Controlled Wheelchair Without Need for Brain Surgery

Written by Jill Roamer J.D.  CIPP/U In recent years, there have been technological breakthroughs to help folks with disabilities—robotic limbs, telepresence robots, and platforms to assist with communication. These new technologies give some the ability to be more independent and lead more fulfilling lives. Now, there is a new wheelchair that can be controlled by…

Love and Mercy: Brian Wilson and a Beach Boy’s Conservatorship Battle

Love and Mercy: Brian Wilson and a Beach Boy’s Conservatorship Battle

*  The following is an article that was written by ChatGPT. Changes were made by the web site administrator to better reflect accuracy Brian Wilson, the legendary musician and songwriter behind the Beach Boys, had been in a long-standing legal battle over his conservatorship. A conservatorship is a legal arrangement in which a court-appointed guardian…

What Does the End of Public Health Emergency Mean for Seniors?

What Does the End of Public Health Emergency Mean for Seniors?

By Jill Roamer, J.D. President Biden announced that the official Public Health Emergency (PHE) caused by COVID-19 will end on May 11, 2023.   What are the ramifications of this change for seniors and those with Special Needs? Does this apply to Special Needs Planning and what ever documents have been set by them? 1. Return…