Read a new article by Attorney Mia Poliquin Pross about the risks of joint accounts, originally published April 2019 in the Lewiston Sun Journal:
As people age, they often decide to make one of their adult children a joint owner of their bank account . . . doing this can have unintended consequences.
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Read a helpful new guide by Attorney Kathleen Kienitz about maximizing Social Security retirement income.
Read the full article on elderlawmaine.com here.
“There is a lot of confusion about the workings of wills and the probate process. A common misconception is that if you have a will, your estate won’t have to be probated, when in fact, a will is the legal instrument to guide the probate process.”
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“The prospect of planning for long term care has become increasingly difficult for the majority of Americans who fall into the middle class . . . women face a unique set of problems in this arena.”
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