Month: June 2019

June 24, 2019 robert slutsky

As an elder law attorney serving Chester County, I often have to assist clients plan their discharge from the hospital and help them to consider what occurs after rehabilitation. Many times, the rehab is effective, and the client can transition back home with some support. However, sometimes the medical, physical, or cognitive requirements compel a…

June 17, 2019 robert slutsky

Understanding Your Consultative Examination After filing a disability benefits claim, you may receive correspondence from the Social Security Administration informing you of an appointment they have scheduled for you to undergo an examination. This examination is known as a “consultative exam.” It may be normal to feel some apprehension upon receiving this notice, and you…

June 13, 2019 robert slutsky

A recent report from NBC news highlighted something that I see every day in my practice. Many aging adults are putting off retirement or draining their retirement savings (or having them drained) to support adult children. As the go-to elder care attorney serving Chester County, I see the worst cases in my representation of Older…

June 3, 2019 robert slutsky

          The goal of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is to ensure that markets for consumer financial products and services are effective for consumers. This is done by enforcing effective rules and by empowering consumers to take more control over their economic lives. The CFPB makes sure banks, lenders, and…