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Tuohy Law Offices Living Trust protections for disability

Legal Disability: Avoiding Court with a Living Trust

August 8, 2017      by: tlaw

Simply put, you can be declared legally disabled if someone petitions the court with the allegation that you are not fully able to manage your person or estate.

Probate, Living Trust

The Truth About Probate and Why You Should Avoid It.

July 9, 2017      by: tlaw

Probate: What it is. Why you should avoid it. Probate is the process of administering the estate of someone who has died or becomes incapacitated. It exists because no one can legally sign your name, even your spouse. According to the AARP, over $2 billion dollars is spent in Probate-related expenses, an average of 2-7% … Continue reading The Truth About Probate and Why You Should Avoid It.

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Cyber Security and Public Wi-Fi

May 14, 2017      by: tlaw

Public Wi-Fi may often be free, but it does not come without great risk. Over 50% of all adults have their personal information exposed to hackers every year.
One of the most common and serious threats to your personal and financial data occurs when you access free public Wi-Fi networks.

Living Trust in the Season of Giving and Planning

December 18, 2016      by: tlaw

Here we are again. It is hard to believe how quickly time passes. Snow on the ground and another Holiday Season. Ask yourself two questions: Are we giving enough? Have you planned for when you are gone and protected your family with a Living Trust?

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

March 6, 2016      by: tlaw

Nearly 2 million Americans live in long-term health care facilities. With the aging of the baby boomers, this figure will rise by 40% in the next decade. A recently released nursing home report by Families for Better Care, the first comprehensive state of state review of nursing home care and nursing home abuse, found that … Continue reading Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

The Difference Between a Will and a Trust

February 25, 2016      by: tlaw

Often people believe their affairs are in order, especially if they are organized and intentional in their everyday lives. However, in the event of a sudden occurrence, the organization of our lives has little effect on how our affairs will be handled when we no longer can do so. Understanding the difference between a Will … Continue reading The Difference Between a Will and a Trust

Tom Tuohy Personal Injury Lawyer Chicago Il

January 19, 2016      by: tlaw

Mr. Tuohy has been selected by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel as a Member of the “Nation’s Top One Percent” Chicago Injury Law Firm and Personal Injury Lawyer Chicago Il personal injury lawyer chicago Il Tuohy Law Offices is pleased to announce that founder Tom Tuohy has been recognized as a 2015 member of … Continue reading Tom Tuohy Personal Injury Lawyer Chicago Il