So, you’ve been named the executor of a will. It’s not a job to take lightly. Dealing with wills in Bucks County – or anywhere else – means managing the administration of a person’s estate after they die.
And while the amount of time you need to commit to this role can vary, administering even a small estate comes with important responsibilities.
Here are a few of the things you’ll be expected to do as the executor of a will.
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Laws created during the Obama administration to give nursing home residents more control of their care are gradually going into effect. The rules give residents more options regarding meals and visitation as well as making changes to discharge and grievance procedures.
The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid finalized the rules in November 2016. These rules are the first comprehensive update to nursing home regulations since 1991. The first group of new rules took effect in November. The rest will be phased in over the next two years.
Some of the new rules include:
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Are you happy with your current Medicare plan or plans?
You still have time to think about whether you are in the right plan or whether a new plan could save you money.
Medicare’s open enrollment period, in which you can enroll in or switch plans, expires December 7.
During this period you may enroll in a Medicare Part D (prescription drug) plan or, if you currently have a plan, you may change plans.
Continue Reading Time is Running Out: Review Your Medicare Options