Month: October 2017

October 31, 2017 robert slutsky

Marty Sherman from Sherman Insurance Consulting, LLC Joins Slutsky Elder Law as a Guest Contributor Which way should you go with Medicare? “Medicare” is Health Insurance that is available for people 65 and older. Also, it is available for people younger than 65 who have been on “Social Security Disability” for 24 months. However, it…

October 9, 2017 robert slutsky

What if there is a problem and you are not around the corner to help? Being a long distance caregiver for an elderly or disabled loved one is tough. Here are some tips for long distance caregivers: Hire a local care manager. Create a Contact List. Put together a contact list of medical providers, insurance…

October 9, 2017 robert slutsky

 How do Medicare and Employer Coverage Work Together? Medicare benefits start at age 65, but many people continue working past that age, either by choice or need. It is important to understand how Medicare and employer coverage work together.   Depending on your circumstances, Medicare is either the primary or secondary insurer. The primary insurer…

October 6, 2017 robert slutsky

What Factors Should You Consider When Utilizing Your Retirement Funds? Today few people have defined benefit pensions anymore.  The vast majority of us now rely on 401(k) or IRA self-directed and self-funded retirement plans.  Not only does this put the risk of investing and having enough money to retire on but it also places upon…