Austin Estate Planning, Probate and Elder Law Attorney specializing in Wills and Trusts, Elder Law and Probate, Guardianship and Special Needs Planning
The law can be complex, contradictory and confusing.
The Garrett Law Firm, PLLC
offers practical, low-cost solutions throughout Central Texas.
Call us today at 800.295.3449 to arrange a consultation with an experienced
Austin elder law attorney.
We’re easy to find and easy to work with.
About Terry Garrett
Terry Garrett is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and is active in the Texas and Austin Bar Associations. She graduated with honors from Cornell University. She was on the Dean’s List at Wharton Business School. She earned her J.D. at Columbia Law School, receiving the Parker Award and a Mellon Fellowship.
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Most people go about this without giving it much thought, naming their spouse or naming their spouse and then their children in their wills and on the beneficiary designation pages of investment accounts and life insurance policies. Few people remember to check periodically. But peoples’ situations change. What considerations should you make when naming your beneficiaries?read more
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As with every election cycle, voters get to make sense of the competing claims about the future of Social Security and the shortfall that is projected to occur in about 16 years.read more
2018 will determine the future of Medicare, the program that provides health care to nearly 20 percent of Americans. We must save Medicare now. The Center for Medicare Advocacy recently held a media briefing to shed light on ongoing and upcoming threats to the Medicare program. Read more here.read more