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Free Estate Planning Documents for All Colorado First Responders in September20220728140045

Free Estate Planning Documents for All Colorado First Responders in September

July 28, 2022
Hammond Law Group will be observing National First Responders Month in September 2022 by offering free estate planning documents to first responders in Colorado for the entire month of September. Community Strong, LLC, the nonprofit established by Hammond Law Group’s founder Catherine Hammond, is pr...
Advanced Directives and DocuBank20220728124426

Advanced Directives and DocuBank

July 28, 2022
Will you get the care you want when you can’t ask for it yourself? How to access your Advanced Directives with DocuBank.  You shouldn’t even notice your estate plan in an emergency. It will take care of all the details so that you can be fully present supporting yourself and your loved ones. In...
Medicaid Eligibility in Colorado20220630150628

Medicaid Eligibility in Colorado

June 30, 2022
Medicaid Eligibility in ColoradoThe cost of long-term care nationwide is beyond the means of many families and with nearly 70% of Americans over the age of 65 needing some form of extended care, the question isn’t how do you avoid it, the question is how do you pay for it. With the average cost of n...
5 Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes & How To Avoid Them20220601170709

5 Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

June 1, 2022
5 Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes & How to Avoid Them Estate Planning Mistake Number 1: Not having a planEvery year caring.com surveys Americans about estate planning. Caring.com is an organization that helps families, “seniors & their caregivers...through empathetic, expert guidan...
Driving Safely As You Age -Guest Blog by Terri Cassidy of Health Promotion Partners20220511143938

Driving Safely As You Age -Guest Blog by Terri Cassidy of Health Promotion Partners

May 11, 2022
Driving Safely As You Age -Guest Blog by Terri Cassidy of Health Promotion PartnersDriving Safely as you Age Driving tends to be one of those “sticky” topics for families to address as loved ones age and for good reason! Driving is a highly valued activity that contributes to our sense of freedom an...
Cryptocurrency Confusion?20220330164547

Cryptocurrency Confusion?

March 30, 2022
Cryptocurrency is a common topic right now, but what exactly is it? Technically, it is any number of decentralized electronic currency systems that use cryptography as security and allow payments directly between individuals, requiring no underlying regulating authority like a banking system in coun...
Don’t “avoid the 5 year Medicaid lookback period.” Plan for it instead.20220104103754

Don’t “avoid the 5 year Medicaid lookback period.” Plan for it instead.

January 4, 2022
Many clients come to us asking the question, "How can I avoid the Medicaid 5 year lookback period?" We think that's the wrong approach. We want you to plan ahead to avoid any Medicaid eligibility penalties.How the Medicaid 5 year lookback period could cost you. When Edna turned 82 she felt like she ...
How will you get the care you deserve? Everybody needs a plan20211201105209

How will you get the care you deserve? Everybody needs a plan

December 1, 2021
How will you get the care you deserve? Everybody needs a plan.Chances are, you’ll need long-term care at some point in your life.  You may be unaware of the trap people find themselves in when it comes to funding their long-term care. Without proper and advanced planning, you may be exposing yoursel...
Tips for Talking to your Parents About Estate Planning20211030115849

Tips for Talking to your Parents About Estate Planning

October 30, 2021
How to Talk to Your Parents about Their Estate Plan Conversations about death and dying are rarely fun. Most people avoid them because they invoke powerful and unexpressed feelings about our own death. Approaching this subject may be difficult for parents and their adult children. You may avoid brin...
Why You Need to Know About Palliative Care20210928105536

Why You Need to Know About Palliative Care

September 28, 2021
Why You Need to Know About Palliative CareSeptember 28th, 2021 by Catherine Hammond “So tell us, how did the two of you meet?”It’s not the way most medical appointments begin, but it was the way our recent appointment with Anschutz’s palliative care team started. With the return of my fiancé Br...
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