Financial workshops offered in Luling

Published 11:45 pm Tuesday, January 6, 2015

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LULING — John Sirois, a local estate planning and elder law attorney, will present a series of three financial planning workshops in January at the St. Charles Parish West Regional Library, 105 Lakewood Drive in Luling.

This series is an encore of the popular workshop series held recently at the East Regional Library, officials said.

The presentations are:

• Jan. 13: Paying for Long-Term Care. Topics include long-term care insurance options, Medicaid and veterans benefits;

• Jan. 20: Estate Planning in Louisiana. Topics include wills, trusts and powers of attorney;

• Jan. 27: Retirement Workshop. Topics include social security, how much is needed to retire and IRAs.

All sessions begin at 6:30 p.m.

The workshops are designed for retirees, pre-retirees, anyone with older relatives and seniors who wish to ensure the financial security of their spouse, children and grandchildren.

Sirois is based out of Houma and practices in the areas of estate planning, successions and probate, wills, trusts, special needs planning, Medicaid, long term care planning and business matters.

There is no cost or obligation to attend. For additional information, call Lauren Pitz at 985-764-2366 or email