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An interesting story that is somewhat on this same topic. My sister-in-law lived in a retirement community. Everyone knew each other and there was an older couple where the wife had alzheimers, and the husband was OK, but of course, getting older. They became friends with a somewhat younger couple there. They proposed to them, that they would buy a large house with a pool, big enough for all of them to live there, and they drew up legal documents that the younger couple would take care of the older couple until "the end." At that point, the younger couple would inherit the house, and I am pretty sure, a large chunk of the older couple's assets. The older couple were friends with the younger couple way before all of this took place, so there was trust between them.

It is an interesting scenario to think about. You would definitely need to have huge trust with the younger couple (and a good attorney). I mean, you see these stories on Dateline, where they poison them, to get the money much earlier. ha

-Footsox
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