Rob Deschene is a bi-monthly columnist for The Sun Chronicle, where he writes on estate planning, elder law and asset protection.  He writes the column on topical issues, in order to help the public identify and address needs before they arise.  His column appears in the “Living Well” Section.  Below are links to recent columns:

June 14, 2014:  “Sandwichers” Face Unique Challenges: Using your estate plan to provide for elderly parents

June 1, 2014:  Going on Vacation? Don’t Forget to Plan for the Unexpected

May 18, 2014:  Lesser-known Aid and Attendance Benefits Help Elderly Veterans

May 4, 2014: Name Guardians for your Minor Children

April, 20 2014: What is Probate and Why to Avoid It

April 6, 2014:  Estate Taxes

March 2, 2014: Elder Scams

February 16, 2014:  Using Medicaid trusts to protect your Assets

February 2, 2014:  Special Planning Needed for Blended Families

January 19, 2014:  New Years Resolutions

December 15, 2013: Options for Community-based Care

November 17, 2013: Practical Ways to spot, stop abuse of elders

October 20, 2013: Preparing for the future with a [Special Needs] Trust

September 22, 2013:  College-age children still need your advice

August 18, 2013:  Planning to leave a legacy doesn’t have to be grim

July 21, 2013: For a better vacation, get your estate organized

June 16, 2013: Avoid financial disaster with the four D’s

May 19, 2013: Planning ahead for nursing home expenses

April 21, 2013: Keys to protecting retirement accounts