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Long-term Care for Boomer Women - Take Charge of Your Future - Your Legal Issues

Do you have the right documents so your family and friends know how to handle your affairs if you’re unable to? Learn how to create an "advance directive" — plus get vital information on estate planning and other legal matters.

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4 Costly Estate-Planning Blunders

Think your documents are bulletproof? Check again to avoid these mistakes. Read

Legal FAQs

Get the answers to questions about planning for end-of-life care. Read

Cost-Effective Wills

Online software and ready-made forms make creating your own will a snap. Read

10 Things to Know About Living Trusts

Many boomers are choosing a trust over a will, but the price can be steep. Read

5 Tips About Late-Life Divorce and Your Money

Ending a marriage after 50 comes with unique financial challenges. Read

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Women's Stories

Mary Ann Kellum

Mary Ann: Wants a Legal Checklist

She knows a will—which she has—isn't enough. But what else does she need? Read

Long-term Care for Boomer Women

Patricia: Lessons Learned

After losing two sisters and a niece to cancer, Patricia knew she had to strengthen her long-term health and financial plans for the sake of her kids. Watch

Long-term Care for Boomer Women

Jeannie: Protecting Her Son

She waited until she was in her 40s before marrying and adopting a baby. Then she made plans so her son won't have to worry about his older parents. Watch

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