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Elder Law Boot Camp, seniors plan for the future

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A plan for the future is always nice to have, but many of you, particularly seniors, might not know where to begin.

The Caddo and Bossier Councils on Aging, along with other hosts, will hold the first ever Northwest Louisiana Elder Law Boot Camp on January 23rd to clear up any confusion. The camp will help seniors get their affairs in order. It'll provide information about estate planning, like writing a will or explaining the power of attorney. Information about public benefits, like freezing your social security number, will also be available. Organizers say the lack of such legal knowledge is widespread.

It's free, but you must RSVP for the boot camp. The number to call is 318-676-7900. Lunch will be provided, and again, it'll be held on January 23rd at RiverView Hall from 9 am to 1 pm.

 

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