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Stubbins, Watson & Bryan Co., L.P.A. (SWB) is a law firm in the heart of downtown Zanesville, Ohio. The firm was founded in 1988 by a group of seasoned attorneys with diverse backgrounds who came together to offer a broad spectrum of quality legal services to their clients. As part of the firms’ transition to the cloud, ProCirrus recommended SWB… Read More »
I was happy to be a panel speaker for this program! Great information and tools were provided to seniors to help avoid abuse and neglect. The focus of my portion of the program related to the difference in financial crimes committed by professionals versus crimes committed by trusted family members to financially exploit/steal from older adults…. Read More »
All hospitals must now give Medicare recipients notice when they are in the hospital under observation status. The notice requirement is part of a law enacted in 2015 but that just took effect. Signed by President Obama in August 2015, the law was intended to prevent surprises after a Medicare beneficiary spends days in a… Read More »
Scams continue to use the IRS as a lure. These tax scams take many different forms. The most common scams are phone calls and emails from thieves who pretend to be from the IRS. Scammers use the IRS name, logo or a fake website to try and steal money from taxpayers. Identity theft can also… Read More »
The beginning of a new year is a good time to take a look at your estate plan to make sure it is up to date. Less than half of people actually have any estate planning documents in place and many of those people may have outdated documents. Documents that were created when your children… Read More »
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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid has announced the Medicare premiums, deductibles, and coinsurances for 2017. After holding steady at $104.90 a month for four years, the standard Medicare Part B premium that most recipients pay will rise 4 percent to about $109 a month. However, approximately 30 percent of beneficiaries will see their Part… Read More »