Bilingual in Spanish
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
Consultations always free
  • 3394 E. Tremont Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10461
    718.822.2203
  • 1293A North Avenue
    New Rochelle, NY 10804
    914.235.8500
Cavallo & Cavallo Attorneys
Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.
Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate. Providing a compassionate & attentive efficient legal service in estate planning & real estate.

Recent Blog Posts

LastWill

Choosing An Executor For Your Will

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Creating a will is a basic element of estate planning. In addition to making sure your will meets all legal requirements in the state of New York, you will also need to name an executor who will file it in court in the event of your death. Choosing the right person to handle the… Read More »

House2

Protecting One of Your Most Valuable Assets: Your Home

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Buying a home is a major expense. Between home furnishings, maintenance, and improvements you make over the course of time, it is likely to be one of your biggest investments. An important part of protecting your assets is ensuring your home is safe for both you and your guests, and that it can withstand… Read More »

Medicaid

The Difference Between Medicaid and Medicare Program Benefits

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Paying for healthcare costs gets increasingly difficult as you get older, and can easily end up wiping out any assets you have accumulated. While you automatically get Medicare benefits once you reach a certain age, this program fails to provide many of the important benefits older Americans require. Medicaid provides more extensive benefits, but… Read More »

Retire

Tips On Saving Money For Retirement

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

It is never too early or too late to begin thinking about retirement. Whether you are just starting out and hoping to build a decent nest egg, or have gotten a late start and are trying to catch up, putting money into a savings plan regularly is a smart investment. As part of estate… Read More »

AssetP3

Getting The Benefits You Are Entitled To From Your Insurance Policies

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Having the proper home and car insurance policies in place and in the right amounts can play a crucial role in estate planning and asset protection. It ensures you are covered in the event someone is hurt or injured, protecting you and your assets against potential lawsuits. It also protects you against losses you… Read More »

EstPlan6

Using A Trust In Your Retirement Planning

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

During retirement, you want to make sure you have access to the funds you need, while also keeping an eye toward the future. Trusts allow you to remain in control or your property and assets while ensuring your heirs are provided for in the future, and are a valuable tool in estate planning and… Read More »

estateplanning3

What Is The Difference Between A Guardianship and Power of Attorney?

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

If you become incapacitated due to an injury or illness, it is important to have someone who can handle your affairs on your behalf. As part of estate planning and asset protection, seeking a guardianship through the court or having a durable power of attorney in place are two options that grant authority to… Read More »

AssetP

Protecting Yourself Against Tax Relief Scams

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

While tax season equates with big refunds for some Americans, others end up facing heavy tax debts. Unfortunately, failing to pay the total amount that you owe is likely to cost you significantly more money in terms of interest fees and penalties, while leaving you open to potential liens or even seizure of your… Read More »

Planning

Four Rules For Protecting Your Assets From Creditor Claims

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

While you may have a solid credit score and take pride in your ability to balance your budget, unexpected situations can easily arise which can put your financial security in jeopardy. Family emergencies, accidental injuries or illnesses, and job-related issues can all strain your income and zap your savings, causing you to fall behind… Read More »

Medicaid2

NYC Medicaid and Community Care Services

By Cavallo & Cavallo |

Remaining at home for as long as possible is a priority for many older adults, but the challenges associated with providing for yourself can be overwhelming. From performing basic tasks such as cooking and cleaning to getting transportation to doctor appointments, there are a number of potential needs that must be addressed. Whether you… Read More »